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Last updated: 16 October 2021
Date:Friday 18 November 1994
Type:Silhouette image of generic T134 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tupolev Tu-134A-3
Operator:Malev Hungarian Airlines
Registration: HA-LBK
MSN: 1351302
First flight: 1971
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Budapest-Ferihegy Airport (BUD) (   Hungary)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Budapest-Ferihegy Airport (BUD/LHBP), Hungary
Destination airport:Budapest-Ferihegy Airport (BUD/LHBP), Hungary
The Tupolev departed Budapest-Ferihegy Airport (BUD) for a training flight in the LHCC FIR. During one of their approaches the crew noted that nose landing gear could not be lowered. The crew then used an on-board axe to force the gear down. The airplane landed safely, but was withdrawn from use and in 1997 the plane was broken up.

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photo of Tupolev-Tu-134A-3-HA-LBK
accident date: 18-11-1994
type: Tupolev Tu-134A-3
registration: HA-LBK


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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