Narrative:The aircraft approached with tailwind in a heavy rain shower and touched down at a high speed. A go-around was initiated, but later aborted. The aircraft overran the runway, struck some obstacles and caught fire.
|Date:||Friday 19 June 1987|
|Operator:||Aeroflot / Ukraine|
|C/n / msn:|| 9241824|
|First flight:|| 1972|
|Engines:|| 3 Ivchenko AI-25|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 5|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 24|
|Total:||Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 29 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Berdyansk Airport (ERD) (Ukraine)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Odessa-Central Airport (ODS/UKOO), Ukraine|
|Destination airport:||Berdyansk Airport (ERD), Ukraine|
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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Odessa-Central Airport to Berdyansk Airport as the crow flies is 463 km (289 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.