Narrative:Struck the ground immediately after the crew began to execute a go around. There were clouds at 150 m and visibility was 3800 m in rain.
Controlled Flight Into Terrain (CFIT) - Ground
|Date:||Monday 26 November 1990|
|Operator:||Soviet Air Force|
|Registration:|| registration unknown|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Total:||Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Alma-Ata Airport (ALA) ( Kazakhstan)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Departure airport:||Tashkent Airport (TAS/UTTT), Uzbekistan|
|Destination airport:||Alma-Ata Airport (ALA/UAAA), Kazakhstan|
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 Alma-Ata Airport as the crow flies is 674 km (421 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.