Date & Time: May 26, 2003 at 0445 LT
Type of aircraft:
Yakovlev Yak-42
Operator:
Registration:
UR-42352
Flight Type:
Military
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Bichkek-Trabzon-Saragosse
MSN:
18 11 395
YOM:
1988
Flight number:
UKM4230
Country:
Turkey
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
13
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
62
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
75
Aircraft flight hours:
18739
Aircraft flight cycles:
9700
Circumstances:
After a missed approach to runway 29, pilots were lost due to fog and the aircraft struck a hill 35 km from the airport. At the time of the accident, the aircraft was on a wrong track to rich the airport. The aircraft was operated by Ukrainske-Tschermomorskie AviaLinii on behalf of the Spanish Government.
Causes: