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Last updated: 26 September 2021
Fecha:miércoles 18 enero 1984
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-12
Operador:Soviet Air Force
Registración: CCCP-11429
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 8 / Ocupantes: 8
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 8 / Ocupantes: 8
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:40 km (25 milles) S of Mazar-I-Sharif Airport (MZR) (   Afganistán)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Kandahar Airport (KDH/OAKN), Afganistán
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Mazar-I-Sharif Airport (MZR/OAMS), Afganistán
The An-12 carried munitions from Kandahar (KDH) to Mazar-i-Sharif (MZR). It descended below clouds and was struck by a missile, causing the failure of engines no. 1 and 2. The airplane crashed and burned as the crew attempted to carry out a forced landing.



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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Kandahar Airport to Mazar-I-Sharif Airport as the crow flies is 588 km (367 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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