Accident Antonov An-26 AVIONS-401, Tuesday 19 March 2024
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Date:Tuesday 19 March 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-26
Owner/operator:South Sudanese Air Force
Registration: AVIONS-401
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Yida Airstrip -   South Sudan
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Juba International Airport
Destination airport:Yida Airstrip
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An Antonov An-26 cargo plane crashed during landing at Yida Airstrip, South Sudan.
Of the four crew members and three passengers, three persons suffered minor injuries.
According a Ruweng Administrative Area official statement foggy/hazy weather could have been a causal factor in the accident.

Photos and videos of the aftermath indicate that the left-hand main gear had collapsed with a fire erupting in the area of the left-hand wing. The fire quickly engulfed the aircraft.




Revision history:

19-Mar-2024 08:11 ASN Added
19-Mar-2024 08:17 ASN Updated [Date, Time, Source, Embed code]
19-Mar-2024 08:20 ASN Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Country, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Category]
19-Mar-2024 08:33 ASN Updated [Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
19-Mar-2024 08:34 ASN Updated [Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2024 08:59 ASN Updated [Narrative]
19-Mar-2024 09:56 gerard57 Updated [Departure airport, Source]
19-Mar-2024 15:09 ASN Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]

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