Accident description
Last updated: 23 December 2014
Date:Friday 24 May 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin 76TD
Operator:Metro Cargo
Registration: LZ-INK
C/n / msn: 0093494835
First flight: 1989
Total airframe hrs:1099
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 10
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 10
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:10 km (6.3 mls) S of Kermanshah Airport (KSH) (   Iran) show on map
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Kermanshah Airport (KSH/OICC), Iran
A forced landing due to fuel shortage had to be made after three missed approaches.

» Soviet Transports
» NRC Handelsblad 24.5.1991 (p.1)


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