Accident Antonov An-74-200 RA-74056, Friday 3 April 2015
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Date:Friday 3 April 2015
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-74-200
Owner/operator:ShAR Inc. Ltd.
Registration: RA-74056
MSN: 47098951
Year of manufacture:1995
Total airframe hrs:4883 hours
Cycles:1690 flights
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 17
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor, written off
Location:Barneo Camp Icestrip -   Arctic Ocean
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Svalbard-Longyearbyen Airport (LYR/ENSB)
Destination airport:Barneo Camp Icestrip
Confidence Rating:
The aircraft touched down with 2.4 g on landing at the Barneo ice strip, causing the right main gear to partially collapse.
On April 23, 2015, while awaiting repairs, the aircraft received additional damage when it was caught in strong winds of over 58 knots. The aircraft collapsed onto the right wing.
The engines were then dismantled and removed from the aircraft, and on July 27, 2015, it sank into the water as a result of cracks opening on the base ice floe at the location of the aircraft.

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