Crash of MyCargo/ACT Airlines Flight TK6491 and Additional ADS-B Data
A MyCargo/ACT Airlines 747-400F operating for Turkish Airlines as flight TK6491 crashed while attempting to land at Manas Airport (FRU/UCFM) in Bishkek. Media reports and images from the scene indicate the aircraft crashed into a residential area west of the airport.
The aircraft, a Boeing 747-400F registered TC-MCL, was operating flight TK6491 from Hong Kong to Bishkek. Flightradar24 data show the aircraft departed Hong Kong at 19:12 UTC on 15 January.
Initial and Additional ADS-B Data
Initial ADS-B data recorded the aircraft at 43.061371, 74.478104 and 2,375 ft AMSL at 01:16:39 UTC. Efforts to decode additional data resulted in an further 38 seconds of ADS-B data. In this data, the last recorded position of the aircraft is 43.056816, 74.440155, 2350 ft AMSL at 01:17:16.5 UTC.
The initial data and the additional decoded data are available for download separately below.
Note on individual playback page, additional decoded data import after 01:16:38 does not include speed values, values are marked as 0.