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Last updated: 29 May 2020
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Date:Saturday 27 July 2002
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin Il-76MD
Operator:Lvovskie avialinii
Registration: UR-76717
C/n / msn: 0073474216
First flight: 1987
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lviv-Snilow Airport (LWO) (   Ukraine)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:-
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
During an air show at the Lviv-Snilow Airport, Ukraine, a Ukraine Air Force Sukhoi Su-27UB was performing low-altitude manoeuvres. The aircraft hit touched a parked Ilyushin Il-76 (UR-76717) before crashing in flames into the audience, killing 77. Both pilots of the Su-27 ejected and survived.
The Ilyushin sustained damage to the nose and was withdrawn from use. It was broken up in January 2012.

Classification:
Damaged on the ground

Sources:
» Soviet Transports


Photos

photo of Ilyushin-Il-76MD-UR-76717
accident date: 27-07-2002
type: Ilyushin Il-76MD
registration: UR-76717
photo of Ilyushin-Il-76MD-UR-76717
accident date: 27-07-2002
type: Ilyushin Il-76MD
registration: UR-76717
 
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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