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Last updated: 28 November 2021
Date:Thursday 31 March 2005
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-28
Operator:Gran Propeller
Registration: 3C-ZZY
MSN: 1AJ005-23
First flight: 1989
Engines: 2 Glushenkov TVD-10B
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Kampene (   Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Departure airport:Kampene Airport (FZOE), Democratic Republic of the Congo
Destination airport:?
The An-28 had been stored in the D.R. Congo for a considerable time as the engines needed maintenance. Nevertheless was sent to fetch some cargo from Kampene without having undergone the required maintenance. On the return flight from Kampene one engine failed shortly after takeoff. The aircraft lost altitude and crashed.

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photo of Antonov-An-28-3C-ZZY
accident date: 31-03-2005
type: Antonov An-28
registration: 3C-ZZY
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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