Author Topic: Tu-204 Operated By Russian Carrier Red Wings Crashes After Runway Over-run  (Read 9303 times)

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"A Red Wings Tupolev TU-204, registration RA-64047 performing a positioning flight WZ-9268 from Pardubice (Czech Republic) to Moscow Vnukovo (Russia) with 8 crew, landed on Vnukovo's runway 19 at 16:29L (12:29Z) but overran the end of the runway, broke through the localizer antenna, the airport perimeter fence, broke up and came to a stop on elevated highway M3 about 400 meters/1200 feet past the runway end. 4 crew were killed, 4 crew were taken to hospitals with serious injuries."

"Russia's Emergency Ministry reported captain, first officer, flight engineer and one flight attendant died, the other four flight attendants on board of the aircraft received serious injuries including traumatic brain injuries."

From:

http://www.avherald.com/h?article=45b4b3cb&opt=0

http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/12/29/16232736-jet-rolls-off-moscow-runway-splits-apart?lite

http://xfinity.comcast.net/articles/news-general/20121229/EU.Russia.Plane.Crash/

Below:

Red Wings Tupolev Tu-204-100 RA-64047 (cn 1450743164047), the aircraft involved in the accident.


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