Date & Time: Apr 13, 1997 at 1132 LT
Type of aircraft:
Antonov AN-12
Registration:
RA-11122
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Novosibirsk - Verkhnevilyuisk
MSN:
02 348 104
YOM:
1972
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On landing at Verkhnevilyuisk, aircraft touched down late on an unpaved runway, bounced twice, overran the runway and collided with obstacles. All five crew escaped unhurt while one passenger was injured. Following a wrong approach configuration, aircraft landed with a total weight which exceeded the MTOW by 12,580 kg. Damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Wrong approach configuration.