MAK Finds Aviastar Inadequate

Wednesday, September 22, 2010
By George Hatcher

MAK, the Interstate Aviation Committee investigated the Mar 22nd crash of the Aviastar-TU Tupolev TU-204-100 ferry flight en route from Hurghada Egypt to Moscow, and banned it from operating as a passenger airline. On the day of the crash, after the flight control computer failed, the Tu-204 flew 700 feet left of the runway... »

Tupolev Crashes in Moscow

Monday, March 22, 2010
By George Hatcher
Tupolev Crashes in Moscow

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Ilya Morozov What: Aviastar-TU Tupolev TU-204-100 ferry flight en route from Hurghada Egypt to Moscow Where: Moscow When: Mar 22nd 2010 Who: 9 crew Why: While nearing its destination in poor weather conditions with limited visibility, .6 miles from the runway, the flight went... »

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