Accident description
Last updated: 22 July 2014
Status:
Date:Saturday 25 December 1993
Time:12:29
Type:Tupolev 154B-2
Operating for:Vnukovo Airlines
Leased from:Aeroflot
Registration: RA-85296
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
Narrative:
The nosegear collapsed on landing in minimum weather conditions.

Sources:
» ICAO Adrep Summary 1/94 (#118)
» Scramble 182
» Scramble 179
» Soviet Transports


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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 Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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