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Last updated: 7 May 2021
Datum:maandag 2 oktober 1978
Type:Silhouette image of generic YK40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev Yak-40
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Aeroflot, Privolzhsk Civil Aviation Directorate
Registratie: CCCP-87544
Constructienummer: 9530942
Bouwjaar: 1975
Motoren: 3 Ivchenko AI-25
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 26
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 30
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Tbilisi Airport (TBS) (   GeorgiŽ)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Volgograd Airport (VOG/URWW), Rusland
Vliegveld van aankomst:Tbilisi Airport (TBS/UGGG), GeorgiŽ
The hydraulic system of the Yak-40 failed during a night-time flight to Tbilisi (TBS). The crew were only able to lower the undercarriage and carried out a flapless landing. They touched down at a speed of 250 km/h (135 kts) and overran the end of the runway at a speed of 165 km/h (89 knots). It hit a concrete mast and broke in three.
The flight originated in Ulyanovsk.

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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Volgograd Airport en Tbilisi Airport bedraagt 787 km (492 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkís 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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