Criminal Occurrence description
Last updated: 3 March 2015
Narrative:The Ilyushin was struck by a Stinger missile at FL255. Two engines were shut down and a forced landing was made on an unpaved runway with gear and flaps retracted.
Shot down from the ground
Forced landing outside airport
|Date:||Tuesday 12 June 1990|
|Operator:||Aeroflot / Uzbekistan|
|C/n / msn:|| 0023436054|
|First flight:|| 1982|
|Total airframe hrs:||3343|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near Kabul ( Afghanistan)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Departure airport:||Tashkent Airport (TAS/UTTT), Uzbekistan|
|Destination airport:||Kabul Airport (KBL/OAKB), Afghanistan|
» Andrei Bezmylov
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 Tashkent Airport to Kabul Airport as the crow flies is 739 km (462 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.