Ground fire of an Ilyushin II-96-300 in Moscow
Date & Time: Jun 3, 2014 at 1425 LT
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The aircraft was parked on the apron at Moscow-Sheremetyevo Airport since two months as it was offered for sale and not in service anymore. In the afternoon, a fire erupted in the cockpit for unknown reasons. It took more than an hour to the fire brigade to extinguish the fire that destroyed all the cabin and the roof of the aircraft.
Destroyed by fire of unknown origin. There were no investigations on this mishap.