Accident Antonov An-12 39, Monday 21 November 1983
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Date:Monday 21 November 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-12
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: 39
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:0,5 km S of Senkovo -   Russia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Smolensk Air Base (XUBS)
Destination airport:Smolensk Air Base (XUBS)
The aircraft operated on a training flight from Smolensk-Severny Air Base. In adverse weather conditions the An-12 suffered from severe icing. It eventually became uncontrollable and crashed in a silage pit on the premises of the kolkhoz (collective farm) "Krasny Dobrovolets" some 500 metres south of Senkovo.


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