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Last updated: 23 January 2022
Fecha:jueves 23 mayo 1991
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic T154 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tupolev Tu-154B-1
Operador:Aeroflot, Leningrad Civil Aviation Directorate
Registración: CCCP-85097
Numéro de série: 75A097
Año de Construcción: 1975
Motores: 3 Kuznetsov NK-8-2U
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 7
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 13 / Ocupantes: 174
Total:Fatalidades: 13 / Ocupantes: 181
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Leningrad-Pulkovo Airport (LED) (   Rusia)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Sukhumi-Babusheri Airport (SUI/UGSS), Georgia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Leningrad-Pulkovo Airport (LED/ULLI), Rusia
Número de Vuelo:8556
The Tupolev approached with a rate of descent during a rain shower and landed hard 13 m short of the runway. The right gear collapsed and the aircraft started to break up.

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Distance from Sukhumi-Babusheri Airport to Leningrad-Pulkovo Airport as the crow flies is 2008 km (1255 miles).

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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Tupolev Tu-154

  • 1026 built
  • 32nd loss
  • 17th accidente fatal
  • 10th worst accident (a la hora)
  • 31st worst accident (actualmente)
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