2011 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl air disaster
|Date||7 September 2011|
|Summary||Owerran the runway on tak-off, acame briefly airborne, stalled, struck a tower mast, impactit grund an broke up an caucht on fire|
Volga River bank, near Yaroslavl, Roushie |
|Aircraft type||Yakovlev Yak-42D|
|Flicht oreegin||Tunoshna Airport, Yaroslavl Oblast, Roushie|
|Destination||Minsk-1 Airport, Minsk, Belaroushie|
The Lokomotiv Yaroslavl air disaster occurred at 4:05 P.M. Moscow Time on Wadensday, 7 September 2011, when Yak-Service Flicht 9633, a Yak-Service Yakovlev Yak-42, carryin the players an coachin staff o the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl professional ice hockey team, crashed near the Roushie ceety o Yaroslavl. The aircraft ran off the runway afore liftin off, struck a touer mast, caucht fire an crashed 2 km (1.2 mi) frae Tunoshna Airport at the Volga River bank. O the 45 on board, 43 died at the crash steid. Ane o the twa rescued frae the wreck, Alexander Galimov, died five days later in hospital. Anly the avionics flicht ingineer, Alexander Sizov, survived.
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- "Крушение самолета Як-42 в Ярославской области" (in Russian). Ministry of Emergency Situations. 7 September 2011. Retrieved 7 September 2011.
- "Full list of people on board of crashed Yak-42". Russia Today. 7 September 2011. Retrieved 7 September 2011.
- "Top KHL squad killed in passenger plane crash in Russia — RT". Rt.com. 7 September 2011. Retrieved 7 September 2011.
- "Russian ice hockey team wiped out in plane crash". Yaroslavl: RIA Novosti. 7 September 2011. Retrieved 7 September 2011.