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Last updated: 10 April 2020
Status:Voorlopig
Datum:vrijdag 25 april 2003
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Unknown
Registratie: registration unknown
Constructienummer:
Bouwjaar:
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 6
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 10
Schade: Groot
Plaats:Beni Airport (BNC) (   Democratische Republiek Kongo)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Passagiersvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Kinshasa (unknown airport), Democratische Republiek Kongo
Vliegveld van aankomst:Beni Airport (BNC/FZNP), Democratische Republiek Kongo
Beschrijving:
The aircraft, carrying passengers and cargo was on a flight from Kinshasa to Beni. The crew tried to land in Beni at night, despite insufficient lighting at the airport. The Antonov ended up outside the runway, sustaining substantial damage. The crew members reportedly ran from the scene. Soldiers who were supposed to guard the airport looted the airplane and thrashed the only two European-looking passengers supposing them to be the crew.



Foto's

photo of Antonov-An-26-?
accident date: 25-04-2003
type: Antonov An-26
registration: ?
photo of Antonov-An-26-?
accident date: 25-04-2003
type: Antonov An-26
registration: ?
photo of Antonov-An-26-?
accident date: 25-04-2003
type: Antonov An-26
registration: ?
photo of Antonov-An-26-?
accident date: 25-04-2003
type: Antonov An-26
registration: ?
 
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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