Date & Time: Mar 17, 2007 at 1140 LT
Type of aircraft:
Tupolev TU-134
Operator:
Registration:
RA-65021
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Sourgout-Samara-Belgorod
MSN:
48390
YOM:
1976
Flight number:
UTA471
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
50
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
On approach, weather conditions were poor with horizontal visibility 150 metres, vertical visibility 300 feet, RVR runway 05/23 200 metres in freezing fog. The aircraft crashed 400 metres short of runway and burned. For undetermined reasons, pilots continued the approach and passed the MDA despite low visibility.