Narrative:En route at an altitude of 5400 m the no. 2 propeller broke away and struck the fuselage. A safe emergency landing was carried out at Kyzyl Airport (KYZ).
Prop/turbine blade separation
Forced landing on runway
|Date:||Sunday 4 April 2004|
|C/n / msn:|| 13504|
|First flight:|| 1984|
|Engines:|| 2 Ivchenko AI-24VT|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Repaired|
|Location:||120 km (75 mls) from Kyzyl ( Russia)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
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.