spring 1995

On December 25th, 1993 this aircraft of Vnukovo Airlines flew from Moscow to Grozny and forced landed at Severny-Grozny. It was decided to not repaired and stored at airport. Later it was captured by Chechen rebels. The aircraft was destroyed at night form 30 November to 1st December 1994 during aerial raid of Russian Su-25s against Chechen airfields. Its body still lying long time beside the runaway stripe after airport was captured by Russian troops.


Aircraft model

Tu-154B-2

Operator

Icon_32_22px-flag_of_chechen_republic_of_ichkeria.svg Chechen Republic of Ichkeria | Other

Registration number

RA-85296

Aircraft

Tupolev Tu-154 Careless | Tu-154B | Tu-154B-2 | RA-85296

Tupolev Tu-154 Careless | Tu-154B | Tu-154B-2 | RA-85296

Tupolev Tu-154 Careless | Tu-154B | Tu-154B-2 | RA-85296

Tupolev Tu-154 Careless | Tu-154B | Tu-154B-2 | RA-85296

Tupolev Tu-154 Careless | Tu-154B | Tu-154B-2 | RA-85296