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Last updated: 20 September 2021
Estado:Preliminar
Fecha:jueves 5 abril 2018
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26
Operador:Mega Aircompany
Registración: UP-AN607
Numéro de série: 7002
Año de Construcción: 1978
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Ubicación:Wau Airport (WUU) (   Sudán del Sur)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Carga
Aeropuerto de Salida:Kuajok Airstrip, Sudán del Sur
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Wau Airport (WUU/HSWW), Sudán del Sur
Descripción:
An Antonov An-26 cargo plane, UP-AN607, hit a cow on takeoff from Kuajok Airstrip in South Sudan with the left hand main landing gear.
The flight continued to Wau Airport where the airplane suffered collapse of the left hand undercarriage upon landing.
The aircraft was carrying medicines.

Fuentes:
» Cargo plane crashes in Wau, crew survives (radiotamazuj.org)


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Distance from Kuajok Airstrip to Wau Airport as the crow flies is 61 km (38 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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