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Last updated: 3 December 2021
Fecha:miércoles 22 septiembre 1993
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic T154 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tupolev Tu-154B
Operador:Orbi Georgian Airways
Registración: 85163
Numéro de série: 76A163
Año de Construcción: 1976
Motores: 3 Kuznetsov NK-8-2U
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 8 / Ocupantes: 12
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 100 / Ocupantes: 120
Total:Fatalidades: 108 / Ocupantes: 132
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Sukhumi-Babusheri Airport (SUI) (   Georgia)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Tbilisi-Novo Alexeyevka Airport (TBS/UGGG), Georgia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Sukhumi-Babusheri Airport (SUI/UGSS), Georgia
The aircraft was shot down by Abkhazian rebels after a flight from Tbilisi. The Tu-154 crashed onto the runway and caught fire.

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photo of Tupolev-Tu-154B-85163
accident date: 22-09-1993
type: Tupolev Tu-154B
registration: 85163

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Tbilisi-Novo Alexeyevka Airport to Sukhumi-Babusheri Airport as the crow flies is 340 km (213 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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