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Last updated: 18 January 2022
Fecha:lunes 26 marzo 1979
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic AN26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-26
Operador:Aeroflot, Uralsk Civil Aviation Directorate
Registración: CCCP-26569
Numéro de série: 3809
Año de Construcción: 1976
Horas Totales de la Célula:4524
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 6
Total:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 12
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:1,7 km (1.1 milles) E of Baykit (BKT) (   Rusia)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Yeniseysk Airport (EIE/UNII), Rusia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Baykit Airport (BKT/UNIB), Rusia
The Antonov 26 crashed into a wooded hillside while on approach to Baykit (BKT), Russia. The airplane carried a cargo of oranges, 3700 kg. Some passengers were allowed to travel to Baykit by the captain of the plane.
The controller had instructed the crew to carry out a missed approach because runway 24 was blocked. The flight continued on runway heading and just barely climbed until striking the hill.

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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 Yeniseysk Airport to Baykit Airport as the crow flies is 423 km (265 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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