Date & Time: Mar 30, 1987 at 1100 LT
Type of aircraft:
Kabul - Khost
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
En route from Kabul to Khost and flying along the border, the aircraft was shot down by an air-air missile fired by the pilot of a Pakistan Air Force General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon. The AN-26 entered a dive and crashed in an open field. All 40 occupants were killed, among them civilians.
Shot down by an air-air missile.