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Last updated: 1 April 2020
Date:Thursday 14 June 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas MD-83
Operator:Bravo Airways
Registration: UR-CPR
C/n / msn: 49946/1898
First flight: 1991-07-18 (26 years 11 months)
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 169
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kiev-Igor Sikorsky International Airport (IEV) (   Ukraine)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Int'l Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Antalya Airport (AYT/LTAI), Turkey
Destination airport:Kiev-Igor Sikorsky International Airport (IEV/UKKK), Ukraine
Bravo Airways flight 4406 from Antalya, Turkey, suffered a runway excursion after landing on runway 08 at Kiev's Igor Sikorsky International Airport, Ukraine. There were no injuries among the 169 occupants.
At the time of landing a thunderstorm was passing the airport with light rain and wind changing in direction at 19 knots, gusting to 33 knots.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NBAAI Ukraine
Status: Investigation ongoing

Runway excursion

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METAR Weather report:
17:00 UTC / 20:00 local time:
UKKK 141700Z 11004MPS CAVOK 25/17 Q1007 R08/70D NOSIG

17:21 UTC / 20:21 local time:
UKKK 141721Z 11006MPS 9000 -TSRA SCT026CB 25/18 Q1007 R08/70D TEMPO VRB10G17MPS 2100 -TSRA BKN025CB

17:30 UTC / 20:30 local time:
UKKK 141730Z 10006MPS 070V130 7000 -TSRA SCT021CB BKN043 23/19 Q1007 R08/290354 TEMPO VRB10G17MPS 1000 TSRA SQ BKN025CB

17:41 UTC / 20:41 local time:
UKKK 141741Z 10008G16MPS 9999 -TSRA SCT021CB BKN041 22/19 Q1007 R08/290354 TEMPO VRB10G17MPS 1000 TSRA SQ BKN025CB
Wind 100 degrees at 16 knots, gusting to 31 knots; light rain associated with thunderstorm; scattered Cumulonimbus clouds at 2100 feet; wind temporarily varying at 19 knots, gusting to 33 knots

18:00 UTC / 21:00 local time:
UKKK 141800Z 25008G13MPS 180V280 7000 1900E TSRA SCT014 BKN026CB 19/17 Q1008 R08/290354 TEMPO VRB10G17MPS 1000 TSRA SQ BKN025CB


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Distance from Antalya Airport to Kiev-Igor Sikorsky International Airport as the crow flies is 1491 km (932 miles).

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