Date & Time: Nov 30, 1990
Type of aircraft:
Yakovlev Yak-40
Operator:
Registration:
CCCP-87394
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Krasnoyarsk - Dikson
MSN:
9 41 06 33
YOM:
1974
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
31
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Came to high on approach by night and in poor weather conditions. With an excessive tail wind, aircraft landed long and was not able to stop within the remaining runway length. It overrun, went through an embankment at a speed of 115 km/h and eventually in a ravine. All 35 occupants were rescued, among them 8 were injured. Aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
wrong approach configuration, landed long with tailwind. Crew failed to go around.