ASN logo
Last updated: 24 September 2021
Date:Tuesday 11 August 1998
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-12
Operator:Alada Empresa de Transportes Aereos
Registration: D2-FAZ
MSN: 8345601
First flight: 1968
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 7
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 13
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Saurimo Airport (VHC) (   Angola)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Saurimo Airport (VHC/FNSA), Angola
The Antonov, leased from the Ukraine, carried (a.o.) Portuguese journalists to Saurimo. Upon landing, the plane reportedly suffered blown tires. The plane ran off the runway, killing the Ukrainian pilot. Construction number is unknown; previous identity is probably RA-12346

Runway excursion

» PANA News
» Reuters
» Tommy Maurer


Add your photo of this accident or aircraft
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.
languages: languages