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Last updated: 9 December 2021
Date:Friday 20 July 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26B
Operator:Kazairtrans Airline
Registration: UP-AN611
MSN: 114-04
First flight: 1981
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:50 km (31.3 mls) from Al Alamain (   Egypt)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Al Alamain Airport (DBB/HEAL), Egypt
The aircraft was heading from Kiev, Ukraine to Khartoum, Sudan. One of the planned refueling stops was Al Alamain Airport in Egypt. While en route over Egypt it force landed on farmland after apparently running out of fuel. Strong headwinds were reported.
The aircraft suffered serious damage. The fuselage was fractured just forward of the wings.

Fuel exhaustion
Forced landing outside airport



photo of Antonov-An-26B-UP-AN611
accident date: 20-07-2018
type: Antonov An-26B
registration: UP-AN611
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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