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Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-28 in Mezhdurechenskoye: 5 killed

Accident description

  • Oct 4, 2017 at 0758 LT
  • UP-A2807
  • Flight
  • Ambulance
  • No
  • Plain
  • Almaty - Shymkent
  • 1AJ007-14
  • 1990
  • Mezhdurechenskoye, Almaty Province
  • Kazakhstan
  • Asia
  • 3
  • 3
  • 2
  • 2
  • 0
  • 5
  • The aircraft departed Almaty Airport at 1835LT on an ambulance mission to Shymkent, carrying two doctors, two pilots and one flight mechanic. Twelve minutes later, the twin engine aircraft crashed in flames near the village of Mezhdurechenskoye located about 25 km northwest of Almaty Airport. The aircraft was totally destroyed by impact forces and post crash fire and all five occupants were killed.