Aircraft occurrences similar to or like 2003 Congo air disaster

Ilyushin Il-76 owned by Ukrainian Cargo Airways accidentally opened mid-flight while the aircraft was flying over Mbuji-Mayi with more than 160 people on board. Wikipedia

  • 2015 Services Air Airbus A310 crash

    Airbus A310-304F cargo aircraft, operated by Congolese company Services Air on a domestic flight, ran off the end of the runway and crashed in a residential area while landing at Mbuji-Mayi Airport in the city of Mbuji-Mayi, the capital of Kasai-Oriental province in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Eight people were killed and nine others were injured, all of whom were people in the residential area. Wikipedia

  • 2007 Mogadishu TransAVIAexport Airlines Il-76 crash

    Ilyushin Il-76 cargo aircraft operated by that Belarusian airline that crashed in the outskirts of Mogadishu, Somalia, on 23 March 2007, during the Battle of Mogadishu. Carrying repair equipment and humanitarian aid. Wikipedia

  • 2011 Silk Way Airlines Ilyushin Il-76 crash

    Altitude of 3800 m while descending at night towards Bagram. All nine people on board were killed. Wikipedia

  • 2012 Aéro-Service Ilyushin Il-76 crash

    Ilyushin Il-76 freighter aircraft, operated by the Armenian cargo airline Air Highnesses on behalf of Congolese cargo airline Aéro-Service, crashed on landing at Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo, killing all six occupants and 26 people on the ground. On a domestic flight from Pointe Noire Airport to Maya-Maya Airport and was attempting to land on runway 5L in heavy rain when it clipped high trees about 1000 meters from the runway threshold, disintegrating over 500 meters. Wikipedia

  • Scheduled and charter, passenger and cargo airline based in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo. It serves the country's main cities. Wikipedia

  • 2003 Iran Ilyushin Il-76 crash

    Ilyushin Il-76 crashed in mountainous terrain near Kerman in Iran. Flying from Zahedan to Kerman when it crashed 35 km southeast of Kerman. Wikipedia

  • 2009 Yakutia Ilyushin Il-76 crash

    Ilyushin Il-76 jet crashed shortly after takeoff from Mirny Airport in Yakutia, killing all 11 crew on board. The jet, owned by the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs, took off, with eleven crewmembers on board, from Mirny Airport, where the onboard cargo had been unloaded. Wikipedia

  • Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

    Scheduled passenger flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur that was shot down on 17 July 2014 while flying over eastern Ukraine. All 283 passengers and 15 crew were killed. Wikipedia

  • 2014 Ukrainian Air Force Il-76 shootdown

    Ilyushin Il-76 transport aircraft of the 25th Transport Aviation Brigade of the Ukrainian Air Force was shot down by forces of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic while on approach to land at Luhansk International Airport, Ukraine, during the initial phase of the war in Donbass. Carrying troops and equipment from an undisclosed location. Wikipedia

  • Ukrainian Cargo Airways

    Airline based in Kiev, Ukraine. State-owned company operating charter passenger and cargo services. Wikipedia

  • Ilyushin Il-76 en route from Chimkent, Kazakhstan, to Delhi, collided over the village of Charkhi Dadri, around 100 km west of Delhi. The crash killed all 349 people on board both planes, making it the world's deadliest mid-air collision and the deadliest aviation accident to occur in India. Wikipedia

  • 2009 Makhachkala Il-76 collision

    The 2009 Makhachkala Il-76 collision occurred on 15 January 2009 near 18:00 UTC, when two Ilyushin Il-76 transport aircraft of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs (MVD) collided at Uytash Airport serving the city of Makhachkala in Dagestan, Russia. Landing in freezing fog with 31 crew and passengers on board, while the other, having disembarked all of its passengers, was taxiing for take-off. Wikipedia

  • Aviation accidents and incidents

    Defined by the Convention on International Civil Aviation Annex 13 as an occurrence associated with the operation of an aircraft, which takes place from the time any person boards the aircraft with the intention of flight until all such persons have disembarked, and in which a) a person is fatally or seriously injured, b) the aircraft sustains significant damage or structural failure, or c) the aircraft goes missing or becomes completely inaccessible. Aviation incident as an occurrence, other than an accident, associated with the operation of an aircraft that affects or could affect the safety of operation. Wikipedia

  • This article lists aircraft accidents and incidents which resulted in at least 50 fatalities in a single occurrence involving commercial passenger and cargo flights, military passenger and cargo flights, or general aviation flights that have been involved in a ground or mid-air collision with either a commercial or military passenger or cargo flight. There have been 552 such incidents, including terrorist or other attacks. Wikipedia

  • 2016 Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations Il-76 crash

    Ilyushin Il-76 aircraft configured for aerial firefighting and belonging to the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations crashed near Lake Baikal northeast of Irkutsk in Siberia, Russia. All ten crew members were killed. Wikipedia

  • Accredited private university in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, located in the province of Kasai-Oriental, city of Mbuji Mayi. One of the many initiatives by the "Fondation Cardinal Malula". Wikipedia

  • Cargo airline based in Melitopol, Ukraine offering chartered flights using two Ilyushin Il-76MD aircraft. Established and started operations in 1996, and ceased to exist in 2004. Wikipedia

  • Helios Airways Flight 522

    Scheduled passenger flight from Larnaca, Cyprus to Prague, Czech Republic, with a stopover to Athens, Greece, that crashed on 14 August 2005, killing all 121 passengers and crew on board. A loss of cabin pressurization incapacitated the crew, leaving the aircraft flying on autopilot until it ran out of fuel, and crashed near Grammatiko, Greece. Wikipedia

  • Congo Airways

    State-owned flag carrier airline of the Democratic Republic of the Congo . With a paid-up capital of US$90 million, it started operations on 20 October 2015, using two Airbus A320 aircraft acquired from Alitalia. Wikipedia

  • Moscow Airways

    Russian airline that was formed as a subsidiary of Aeroflot to operate the airline's fleet of Ilyushin Il-62s. It began operating in 1991, flying passengers and airfreight. Wikipedia

  • Katanda Territory

    One of five territories which, along with the city of Mbuji-Mayi, constitute the current Congolese province of Kasai-Oriental. Made up of 192 territories and 20 cities which are grouped in 26 provinces including Kinshasa, the capital city. Wikipedia

  • 2018 Algerian Air Force Ilyushin Il-76 crash

    Ilyushin Il-76 military transport aircraft of the Algerian Air Force crashed shortly after take-off from Boufarik Airport, Boufarik, Algeria, which is near Blida and south-west of the capital, Algiers. All 257 people on board were killed, making the accident the deadliest air crash on Algerian soil. Wikipedia

  • British European Airways Flight 706

    Scheduled flight from Heathrow Airport in London, United Kingdom to Salzburg-W. A. Mozart Airport in Salzburg, Austria. Operated by a Vickers Vanguard with a U.K registration of G-APEC. Wikipedia

  • British Airways Flight 5390

    Flight from Birmingham Airport in England for Málaga Airport in Spain that suffered explosive decompression, with no loss of life, shortly after takeoff on 10 June 1990. An improperly installed windscreen panel separated from its frame, causing the plane's captain to be blown partially out of the aircraft. Wikipedia

  • Ilyushin Il-76

    Multi-purpose four-engine turbofan strategic airlifter designed by the Soviet Union's Ilyushin design bureau. First planned as a commercial freighter in 1967, as a replacement for the Antonov An-12. Wikipedia

  • Mbuji Mayi Airport

    Airport serving Mbuji Mayi , the capital of the Kasai-Oriental Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Elevation of 2221 ft above mean sea level. Wikipedia

  • Hewa Bora Airways Flight 952

    On 8 July 2011, Hewa Bora Airways Flight 952, a Boeing 727 passenger jet on a domestic flight from Kinshasa, to Kisangani, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), crashed on final approach at Kisangani, killing 74 of the 118 people on board. Bishop Camille Lembi Zaneli. Wikipedia

  • 2009 Iranian Air Force Ilyushin Il-76 accident

    Ilyushin Il-76MD Adnan 2. Mid-air collision with an Iranian Air Force Northrop F-5E Tiger II or a HESA Saeqeh, and others stating that the rotodome detached from the aircraft, striking and removing the tailplane while the aircraft was maneuvering for an emergency landing following an engine fire. Wikipedia

  • Proposed 1990s Russian heavy military transport to replace the Il-76. It would have been a four-engined high-wing cantilever monoplane with a large 34 m (111 ft 7 in) cabin. Wikipedia

  • 1974 Leningrad Aeroflot Il-18 crash

    Aeroflot Il-18 airliner crashed while operating a charter flight from Leningrad to Zaporizhzhia, continuing to Krasnodar, Russia. The plane crashed shortly after takeoff from Pulkovo Airport in Leningrad. Wikipedia

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