ASN Aircraft accident Antonov An-12 registration unknown Jalalabad Airport (JAA)
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Date:Saturday 2 July 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-12
Operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: registration unknown
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Jalalabad Airport (JAA) (   Afghanistan)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Departure airport:Jalalabad Airport (JAA/OAJL), Afghanistan
Destination airport:Kabul Airport (KBL/OAKB), Afghanistan
The An-12, carrying construction materials, carbide and barbed wires to Kabul, was struck by ground fire on departure. The aircraft crashed.



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Distance from Jalalabad Airport to Kabul Airport as the crow flies is 119 km (74 miles).

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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