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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211215
Last updated: 30 March 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8LJ (WL)
Registration: VQ-BTJ
C/n / msn: 39950/5133
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 170
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:SE Voronezh -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Moscow-Vnukovo International Airport (VKO/UUWW)
Destination airport:Astrakhan Airport (ASF/URWA)
Pobeda flight DP163, a Boeing 737-800, returned to the departure airfield at Vnukovo after the failure of one of the engines.
The flight took off at 04:15 UTC. At 05:00 UTC the aircraft began a descent from 31,000 feet to 24,000 feet and initiated a turn back to Moscow. A safe landing was made at 06:21 UTC


Revision history:

19-May-2018 11:10 Hans Gruber Added
19-May-2018 11:39 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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