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Accident description
Last updated: 22 March 2018
Date:Friday 17 July 2015
Time:14:56 MSK
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 12BK
Operator:Russian Air Force
Registration: RF-94291
C/n / msn: 8345806
First flight: 1968
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 14
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Chelyabinsk Airport (CEK) (   Russia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Omsk Airport (OMS/UNOO), Russia
Destination airport:Chkalovsky Airport (CKL/UUMU), Russia
An Antonov 12BK transport plane sustained substantial damage in an emergency landing at Chelyabinsk Airport (CEK), Russia.
The airplane was en route between Omsk and Moscow-Chkalovsky when three of the four engines failed. The flight crew decided to carry out an emergency landing at Chelyabinsk Airport (CEK). The aircraft landed on the grass close to the runway and bogged down.



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Distance from Omsk Airport to Chkalovsky Airport as the crow flies is 2186 km (1366 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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