Accident
Last updated: 22 September 2014
Status:
Datum:Donnerstag 16 März 1978
Flugzeugtyp:Tupolew 134
Fluggesellschaft:Balkan Bulgarian Airlines
Kennzeichen: LZ-TUB
Werknummer: 8350501
Baujahr: 1968
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 66 / Insassen: 66
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 73 / Insassen: 73
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Gabare (   Bulgarien) show on map
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Sofia-Vrazhdebna Airport (SOF/LBSF), Bulgarien
Flug nach:Warszawa-Okecie Airport (WAW/EPWA), Polen
Unfallbericht:
The aircraft began an abnormal descent after reaching an altitude of 4900m and struck the ground near Gabare.

Informationsquelle:
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Distance from Sofia-Vrazhdebna Airport to Warszawa-Okecie Airport as the crow flies is 1061 km (663 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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