Date & Time: Sep 15, 1989 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Yakovlev Yak-40
Operator:
Registration:
CCCP-87391
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Bichkek - Jalal-Abad
MSN:
9 41 03 33
YOM:
1974
Country:
Kyrgyzstan
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
27
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On approach to Jalal-Abad, aircraft's speed was to high. It hit the runway surface so hard that it bounced three times, lost its undercarriage and slid before coming to rest. All 30 occupants were uninjured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Wrong approach configuration and excessive speed at touch down.