Other Antonov An-26B EW-246TG, Wednesday 18 February 2015
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Date:Wednesday 18 February 2015
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-26B
Owner/operator:Genex Ltd.
Registration: EW-246TG
MSN: 14403
Year of manufacture:1986
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kyiv-Borispol Airport (KBP) -   Ukraine
Phase: Standing
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Destination airport:-
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An Antonov 26B, registration EW-246TG sustained substantial damage in a ground accident at Kyiv-Borispol Airport (KBP), Ukraine.
During an engine test, the throttles were inadvertently opened to full throttle. The aircraft ran forward and collided with a parked Yakovlev 40, registration UR-MIG. The no. 1 propeller slashed away the nose section of the Yak-40 until the prop separated from the engine. The aircraft came to rest with the nose section of the Yah-40 wedged between the Antonov's no. 1 engine and fuselage.




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