Emergency landing for an Ukrainian Cargo aircraft


Cairo - 20 July 2018


An Ukrainian Cargo aircraft Type Antinov 26 flight number kUY9554 Was emergency landed due to technical malfunction near El-Alamein Airport  during its flight from Kiev, Ukraine to Khartoum in Sudan, planned for landing at Al-Alamain Airport for refueling, where it disappeared from the radar screens. Upon its disappearance, the control tower at Al-Alamein Airport notified the Egyptian Armed Forces Search and Rescue Center , which took place on the spot and identified the landing site of the plane, which is 48 miles from Al-Alamein Airport. no injuries were reported and the 6 crew members on board are safe

The head of the Central Department of Accident Analysis at the Ministry of Civil Aviation, accompanied by a technical team, was led to the landing site of the plane, taking the statements of the crew of the aircraft, reserving the documents of the aircraft and initiating technical investigation procedures to find out the causes of this emergency landing