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Last updated: 21 October 2019
Status:Preliminary
Date:Sunday 19 March 2000
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26B
Operating for:United Nations - UN
Leased from:Air Urga
Registration: UR-26586
C/n / msn: 13805
First flight: 1984
Engines: 2 Ivchenko AI-24VT
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Goma Airport (GOM) (   Congo (Democratic Republic))
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Goma Airport (GOM/FZNA), Congo (Democratic Republic)
Narrative:
With about 1 km to go before touchdown at Goma, the Antonov encountered windshear. The pilot executed a go around procedure but the aircraft's descent could not be arrested. It belly landed left of the runway.

Sources:
» ICAO Adrep File : 00000860
» Michel/Scramble


Photos

photo of Antonov-An-26B-UR-26586
accident date: 19-03-2000
type: Antonov An-26B
registration: UR-26586
 
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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