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Last updated: 19 February 2020
Datum:Donnerstag 26 August 1999
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic YK40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Jakowlew Yak-40
Fluggesellschaft:Uzbekistan Airways
Kennzeichen: UK-87848
Werknummer: 9331730
Baujahr: 1973
Triebwerk: 3 Ivchenko AI-25
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 29
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 33
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:2 km (1.3 Meilen) von Turtkul Airport (   Usbekistan)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Tashkent-Yuzhny Airport (TAS/UTTT), Usbekistan
Flug nach:Turtkul Airport (UTNT), Usbekistan
On the second approach to runway 20 another go-around was initiated. After raising the gear the Yakovlev struck power lines at a height of 10 m(30 feet), 2000 m (6500 feet) past the runway. The aircraft belly landed and slid for 130 m (425 feet) before coming to rest against an embankment.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Tashkent-Yuzhny Airport to Turtkul Airport as the crow flies is 689 km (431 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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.
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