The second Silk Way charter of the day arriving from Kiev, Ukraine in fantastic afternoon sunshine.
Always attractive, the AN-12.
New registratión, for JP data base.
Nice blades synchro
Parked at Park 4, Malta International Airport. (Note - this aircraft has since caught fire on engine start up aand completely destroyed at Leipzig Airport)
during startup a fire broke out at the left hand site oft the a/c. At the end, the AN-12 burned completely down. No one was injured