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Last updated: 23 April 2021
Fecha:viernes 16 junio 1972
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic IL62 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin Il-62
Registración: SU-ARN
Numéro de série: 00801
Año de Construcción: 1970
Motores: 4 Kuznetsov NK-8-4
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 12
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 47
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 59
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Cairo-Almaza Air Base (HEAZ) (   Egipto)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Pasajeros Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Egipto
The Ilyushin landed on the wrong airport and overran. The crew landed at Almaza runway 36 instead of Cairo International Airport runway 34.
The aircraft landed 700 m down the (shorter) runway 36, because the first 650 m of the Cairo runway was unserviceable.

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photo of Ilyushin-Il-62-SU-ARN
accident date: 16-06-1972
type: Ilyushin Il-62
registration: SU-ARN
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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