Incident Antonov An-12 , Thursday 26 April 2001
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Date:Thursday 26 April 2001
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-12
Owner/operator:Ethiopian Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 51
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Khartoum -   Sudan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD/HAAB)
Narrative:
The Antonov 12 was hijacked by nine Ethiopian students armed with hand grenades and pistols. They demanded to be taken to Khartoum, where the plane landed at 18:20. After nine hours the hijackers surrendered.

Sources:

Criminal Acts Against Civil Aviation 2001 / DoT, TSA

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