Accident Antonov An-24B RA-47718, Tuesday 1 February 1994
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Date:Tuesday 1 February 1994
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-24B
Registration: RA-47718
MSN: 69900701
Year of manufacture:1966
Total airframe hrs:38294 hours
Cycles:29173 flights
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 53
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:Omsukchan Airport -   Russia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Omsukchan Airport (UHMF)
Destination airport:Susuman Airport (UHMH)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The An-24 veered right during takeoff and ran into a 1,2 m high mound of packed snow. A 60 m wide part of the runway had been cleared from snow; mounds of snow along the cleared strip were hiding the runway lights and edge markings. The runway surface however was uneven with different thicknesses of packed snow.


Soviet Transports
Flight International 20-26 July 94
ICAO Adrep Summary 4/96 (#7)
Scramble 181

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