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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214604
Last updated: 10 December 2018
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Date:22-AUG-2018
Time:05:06
Type:Silhouette image of generic T204 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tupolev Tu-204-100
Owner/operator:Red Wings
Registration: RA-64050
C/n / msn: 1450743164050
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 222
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ufa Airport (UFA/UWUU) -   Russia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Ufa Airport (UFA/UWUU)
Destination airport:Adler/Sochi Airport (AER/URSS)
Narrative:
Red Wings flight 808, a Tupolev Tu-204, experienced engine surging of the no.1 (left) PS-90A engine during takeoff from Ufa, Russia.
The flight crew were notified by the controller and through an engine fire warning on the flight deck. The automatic fire extinguishing system did not work, so the flight crew manually activated the fire extinguishing bottles.
The aircraft returned to land. There were 215 passengers and 7 crew members on board.

Sources:

https://www.favt.ru/novosti-novosti/?id=4531
https://www.rt.com/news/436535-russia-plane-engine-fire/
https://ufa1.ru/text/gorod/65294961/
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6085717/Plane-Russia-forced-make-emergency-landing-engine-bursts-flames-mid-air.html
https://chelorg.com/2018/08/22/investigators-are-working-at-the-airport-of-ufa-where-boarded-the-plane-caught-fire/


Images:


Photo: FAVT

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Aug-2018 08:44 gerard57 Added
22-Aug-2018 08:44 gerard57 Updated [Date]
22-Aug-2018 08:58 gerard57 Updated [Date, Source]
22-Aug-2018 09:30 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Aug-2018 09:31 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
22-Aug-2018 09:36 harro Updated [Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
22-Aug-2018 09:39 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
22-Aug-2018 13:45 Anon. Updated [Total occupants]
22-Aug-2018 13:45 harro Updated [Total occupants]

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