ASN Aircraft accident Antonov An-26 RA-26541 Chokurdah Airport (CKH)
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Status:Information verified through authorities or other official sources.
Date:Saturday 25 January 1997
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26
Registration: RA-26541
MSN: 2106
First flight: 1975
Engines: 2 Ivchenko AI-24VT
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 24
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 30
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Chokurdah Airport (CKH) (   Russia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tiksi Airport (IKS/UEST), Russia
Destination airport:Chokurdah Airport (CKH/UESO), Russia
Landed next to runway, 77 m from the threshold; came to rest against a building with the nosegear collapsed.


» ICAO Adrep Summary 4/95 (#7)
» Scramble 216


photo of Antonov-An-26-RA-26541
accident date: 25-01-1997
type: Antonov An-26
registration: RA-26541

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Tiksi Airport to Chokurdah Airport as the crow flies is 683 km (427 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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