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Accident description
Last updated: 19 August 2018
Date:Thursday 5 April 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26
Operator:Mega Aircompany
Registration: UP-AN607
C/n / msn: 7002
First flight: 1978
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Wau Airport (WUU) (   South Sudan)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Kuajok Airstrip, South Sudan
Destination airport:Wau Airport (WUU/HSWW), South Sudan
An Antonov An-26 cargo plane suffered a left hand main gear collapse on landing at Wau Airport, South Sudan.
The aircraft was carrying medicines.


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Distance from Kuajok Airstrip to Wau Airport as the crow flies is 61 km (38 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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