Narrative:The Tupolev veered right off the runway. The nosegear struck a concrete wall. The landing was carried out in poor visibility and the pilot mistook the runway edge lights for centreline rights.
|Date:||Saturday 5 December 1992|
|Operator:||Aeroflot / Armenia|
|C/n / msn:|| 75A-105|
|First flight:|| 1975|
|Engines:|| 3 Kuznetsov NK-8-2U|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 146|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 154 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Yerevan Airport (EVN) ( Armenia)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Destination airport:||Yerevan Airport (EVN/UDYZ), Armenia|
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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.