Date & Time: Dec 26, 2013 at 2130 LT
Type of aircraft:
Antonov AN-12
Operator:
Registration:
RA-12162
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Novosibirsk - Irkutsk
MSN:
3341509
YOM:
1963
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
6
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
3
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a cargo flight from Novosibirsk with a cargo consisting of 1,5 tons of aircraft spare parts destined for the Irkut Group (Sukhoi, Beriev). On final approach to Irkust-2 Airport at night, aircraft dropped below the glide path and crashed on the territory of the 109th Arsenal of the Russian Army 700 metres before the runway threshold, damaging 2 munitions storage buildings. All nine occupants (six crew and three mechanics) were killed.