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Last updated: 6 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic YK42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev Yak-42D
Registration: RA-42340
C/n / msn: 4520424606270
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 131
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Serious incident
Location:Ufa Airport (UFA/UWUU) -   Russia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Adler/Sochi Airport (AER/URSS)
Destination airport:Ufa Airport (UFA/UWUU)
KrasAvia flight 501, operated by a Yakovlev Yak-42 aircraft, suffered a runway excursion after landing at Ufa Airport, Russia.
There was a thunderstorm over the airport at the time of the incident.
According to a Notam the airports long runway 14R/32L was closed from July 28 until August 14. The shorter runway 14L/43R (2,513 m/8,245 ft) was in use. The aircraft landed on runway 32R but failed to stop on the runway. It travelled another 460 m over grass after leaving the paved surface of the runway and came to rest next to an aerial array and a perimeter road.

It appeared that the aircraft touched down 1200m from the runway threshold. The spoilers failed to deploy and the crew shut down engines no. 1 and 3 before running off the runway.

Weather reported about the time of the incident (01:30Z / 06:30 LT) was:
UWUU 120200Z 12004MPS 090V160 9999 TS SCT010 BKN033CB 21/18 Q1016 R32R/290248 TEMPO VRB19MPS 2000 TSRAGR SQ BKN010 RMK QBB300 QFE751/1001
>> UWUU 120130Z 29003MPS 230V350 4000 -TSRA BKN010 BKN033CB 24/15 Q1017 R32R/290248 TEMPO VRB19MPS 2000 TSRAGR SQ BKN010 RMK QBB300 QFE751/1002
UWUU 120100Z 11003MPS 9999 -TSRA BKN014 BKN033CB 21/17 Q1015 R14L/290248 TEMPO VRB19MPS 2000 TSRAGR SQ BKN010 RMK QFE751/1001
UWUU 120030Z 12008MPS 9999 -TSRA BKN014 BKN033CB 22/17 Q1015 R14L/290248 TEMPO VRB19MPS 2000 TSRAGR SQ BKN010 RMK QFE750/1001
UWUU 120000Z 15007MPS 9999 -TSRA SCT014 BKN033CB 21/18 Q1016 R14L/290248 TEMPO VRB19MPS 2000 TSRAGR SQ BKN010 RMK QFE751/1001



Photo of RA-42340 courtesy

Moscow - Domodedovo / Mikhail Lomonosov (UUDD / DME)
2 September 2013; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

12-Aug-2016 08:11 harro Added
12-Aug-2016 08:35 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
12-Aug-2016 08:48 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
12-Aug-2016 09:15 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
12-Aug-2016 09:22 harro Updated [Photo, ]
12-Aug-2016 09:41 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
03-Sep-2016 18:13 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-Oct-2016 16:23 Hans Gruber Updated [Damage]

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