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Last updated: 20 February 2018
Datum:Mittwoch 1 August 1990
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic YK40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Jakowlew 40
Fluggesellschaft:Aeroflot / Armenia
Kennzeichen: CCCP-87453
Werknummer: 9431036
Baujahr: 1974
Triebwerk: 3 Ivchenko AI-25
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 43 / Insassen: 43
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 46 / Insassen: 46
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:22 km (13.8 Meilen) W of Stepanakert (   Aserbeidschan)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Yerevan-Zvartnots Airport (EVN/UDYZ), Armenien
Flug nach:Stepanakert Airport, Aserbeidschan
The Yakovlev 40 struck a cloud covered hill at an altitude of 2520 m.
PROBABLE CAUSE: Premature descent.

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