Date & Time: May 11, 2003 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Antonov AN-12
Operator:
Registration:
ER-AXD
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Dubaï-Asmara
MSN:
9 3 466 02
YOM:
1969
Country:
Eritrea
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

Due to brake system failure, the aircraft could not stop before the end of runway on landing at Asmara airport. The four engine aircraft overrun and destroyed some lights before coming to rest. The crew escaped without injury but the aircraft was written off.