Narrative:A cigarette dropped during a refueling operation caused a fire. The aircraft was broken up in March 1993. Date of occurrence uncertain; possibly 1 OCT 1992, but definitely in October 1992.
Fire during refuelling
|Date:||Thursday 1 October 1992|
|C/n / msn:|| 31601|
|First flight:|| 1974|
|Engines:|| 4 Soloviev D-30KU|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Moskva-Domodedovo Airport (DME) ( Russia)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.