Plane crash AN-140 near Isfahan (Iran). 2002
Plane crash AN-140 near Isfahan (Iran). 2002

Plane crash-140 An airline Aeromost near Isfahan (Iran)

  • Date of the crash: November 23.12.2002, XNUMX

  • Time of the crash: 19:29

  • Country of the crash: Iran

  • Location of the crash: Near Isfahan

  • aircraft Brand: An-140

  • Registration of aircraft: UR14003

  • Name of air carrier: Aeromist Kharkiv

  • Flight: 2137

Chronology of events:

The aircraft, with a decrease in fog, deviated considerably from the approach scheme and crashed into a rocky mountainside in 30 km from the airport at an altitude of 3000 m. On board were specialists and heads of the design bureau Antonov, Kharkov aircraft factory and other enterprises that were sent to Iran for Presentation of An-140, which is built under license in this country. The crew did not determine the distance to the airport with the help of rangefinder equipment, did not report the problems to the dispatcher and continued approach to landing, using the navigation global onboard system (GPS), which is not provided by the flight operations manual.

Plane crash AN-140 near Isfahan (Iran). 2002

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 44: 6 38 crew members and passengers. Total killed 44 people: crew 6, 38 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: reduction

  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error

Data on the plane:

  • aircraft Brand: An-140

  • Aircraft ID: UR14003

  • Country where registered aircraft: Ukraine

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 2002

  • Serial number of the aircraft :: 36525302011

  • Hours aircraft: 70

Flight data:

  • Flight: 2137

  • Flight type: Chartered passenger

  • Aviation Company: Aeromist Kharkiv

  • The country in which the company was registered aircraft: Ukraine

  • Flying from Trabzon

  • Flown in Trabzon

  • Original item: Kharkov

  • A final point: Isfahan

Additional information:

Plane crash AN-140 near Isfahan (Iran). 2002

Information about the crew:

  • KBC - Gennady Antsibor

  • co-pilot - Sergei Viktorovich Chaichenko

  • navigator - S.K. Mazurenko

  • aircraft mechanic - O.L. Sidorenko

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