Date & Time: Jan 10, 1942
Operator:
Registration:
AN521
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Military
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
2052
YOM:
1940
Country:
Egypt
Region:
Africa
Crew on board:
8
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
En route, one of the four engine caught fire. All eight crew members decided to abandon the aircraft and bailed out. Out of control, the aircraft dove into the ground and crashed in a huge explosion. No casualties.
Probable cause:
Engine fire.