Narrative:Landing at Dzhambul in severe crosswind conditions the aircraft ran off the left side of the runway, The Yakovlev struck a concrete pit cover, causing the right main gear to collapse. It appeared that the an electrical cable, part of the nosegear steering mechanism, had failed prior to landing.
|Date:||Thursday 13 April 1995|
|C/n / msn:|| 9620148|
|First flight:|| 1976|
|Engines:|| 3 Ivchenko AI-25|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 28|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 31 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Dzhambul Airport (DMB) ( Kazakhstan)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Destination airport:||Dzhambul Airport (DMB/UADD), Kazakhstan|
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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.