Narrative:The nosegear collapsed on landing in minimum weather conditions.
|Date:||Saturday 25 December 1993|
|Operating for:||Vnukovo Airlines|
|C/n / msn:|| 78A-296|
|First flight:|| 1978|
|Engines:|| 3 Kuznetsov NK-8-2U|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 165|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 172 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Groznyy Airport (GRV) ( Russia)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Moskva-Vnukovo Airport (VKO/UUWW), Russia|
|Destination airport:||Groznyy Airport (GRV), Russia|
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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 Moskva-Vnukovo Airport to Groznyy Airport as the crow flies is 1480 km (925 miles).
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.