Narrative:The Let L-410 suffered a rapid fuel burn during a flight from Guryev, Kazakhstan. The crew decided to turn back to Guryev but the aircraft ran out of fuel. A forced landing was carried out.
|Date:||Tuesday 27 August 1991|
|Operator:||Aeroflot, Kazakstan Civil Aviation Directorate|
|C/n / msn:|| 841325|
|First flight:|| 1984|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||42 km (26.3 mls) from Guryev ( Kazakhstan)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Departure airport:||Guryev Airport (GUW/UAGZ), Kazakhstan|
It appeared that the fuel tank filler ports had been left open after refueling at Guryev.
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