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Published on 22nd March 2010 by Martin Krupka, 2264 views
Aviastar flight TUP1906, operated by Tupolev Tu-204-100 crashed on approach to Moscow Domodedovo 1km short of runway in early hours on 22nd March 2010.
The aircraft flew with no passengers on board from Hurghada International Airport and ran out of fuel when staying in a holding pattern due to fog.The aircraft broke into 3 pieces after an impact. Two of the crew members received serious head injuries and multiple fractures, two others were taken to hospital in a satisfactory condition and the four remaining crew members are being treated for minor injuries.