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Accident description
Last updated: 17 March 2018
Status:Preliminary - official
Date:Sunday 6 September 2015
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 2TD
Operator:FSC Halle-Oppin
Registration: D-FWJK
C/n / msn: 1G142-34
First flight: 1974
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Merseburg Airport (   Germany)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Köthen Airport (KOQ/EDCK), Germany
Destination airport:Mühlhausen Merseburg Airport (EDAM), Germany
On landing roll the AN-2 flipped over. The police said that the aircraft encountered a gust of wind during roll out.

» BFU15-1227-3X
» Mitteldeutsche Zeitung


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Distance from Köthen Airport to Mühlhausen Merseburg Airport as the crow flies is 40 km (25 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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