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Last updated: 27 September 2021
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Fecha:martes 8 marzo 1988
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-12B
Operador:Indian Air Force - IAF
Registración: L2174
Numéro de série: 6343806
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 9
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 9
Víctimas en Tierra:Fatalidades: 8
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Charbatia Air Base (   India)
Fase: Desconocido (UNK)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Charbatia Air Base (VCUT), India
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
One of the engines caught fire after take-off from Charbatia Air Base, India. The fire was not extinguished due to malfunction of the engine extinguishers. The pilot attempted to return to Charbatia but the fire spread and the aircraft crashed, killing all of the 9 crew and 8 people on the ground.

Fuentes:
» Aviation Letter 257
» Scramble Vol. 9, nr. 10 (p. 35)
» WarbirdsofIndia.com


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Antonov An-12

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