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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207576
Last updated: 17 November 2018
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Date:15-MAR-2018
Time:13:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-12BP
Owner/operator:Kosmos Airlines
Registration: 11130
C/n / msn: 02348205
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Yakutsk Airport (YKS/UEEE) -   Russia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Yakutsk Airport (YKS/UEEE)
Destination airport:Krasnoyarsk Airport (KJA/UNKL)
Narrative:
The An-12B suffered a partial failure of the rear cargo door during takeoff from Yakutsk Airport, Russia. Part of the cargo, consisting of gold concentrate ingots, fell onto the runway and the departure path, up to 26 km from the airport.
A total of 172 ingots of gold, weighing 20 kg each, were collected from the runway.

Sources:

https://yakutiamedia.ru/news/676790/
https://www.currenttime.tv/a/29101384.html
https://www.rbc.ru/society/15/03/2018/5aaa19129a79477a19f16847
http://siberiantimes.com/other/others/news/plane-loses-its-368-million-cargo-of-gold-platinum-and-diamonds-on-takeoff/
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https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/7665330


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Mar-2018 10:08 Hans Gruber Added
15-Mar-2018 12:08 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
15-Mar-2018 12:41 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
15-Mar-2018 13:43 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
15-Mar-2018 18:03 harro Updated [Registration, Embed code]
15-Mar-2018 21:01 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Photo, ]
16-Mar-2018 07:05 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Source]

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