Accident description
Last updated: 22 August 2014
Status:
Date:Wednesday 25 January 1995
Time:15:06
Type:Silhouette image of generic YK40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev 40
Operator:Volga Airlines
Registration: RA-87464
C/n / msn: 9430337
First flight: 1974
Engines: 3 Ivchenko AI-25
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Rostov Airport (ROV) (   Russia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Volgograd Airport (VOG/URWW), Russia
Destination airport:Rostov Airport (ROV/URRR), Russia
Narrative:
The aircraft overran the runway on landing and collided with the concrete airport boundary fence, 870m beyond the runway end.
The no. 2 engine operated with forward thrust instead of reverse thrust, because of unsatisfactory interaction among crew members.


Classification:
Runway excursion

Sources:
» Soviet Transports
» ICAO Adrep Summary 5/96 (#53)
» Scramble 193(71)


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Distance from Volgograd Airport to Rostov Airport as the crow flies is 374 km (234 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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