Runway excursion Accident Tupolev Tu-154M EP-MCF, Friday 1 September 2006
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Date:Friday 1 September 2006
Type:Silhouette image of generic T154 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Tupolev Tu-154M
Owner/operator:Iran Airtour
Registration: EP-MCF
MSN: 88A788
Year of manufacture:1988
Engine model:Soloviev D-30KU-154-II
Fatalities:Fatalities: 28 / Occupants: 148
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Mashhad Airport (MHD) -   Iran
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bandar Abbas Airport (BND/OIKB)
Destination airport:Mashhad Airport (MHD/OIMM)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The Tupolev suffered a mishap (some reports say a nose gear tyre burst) while landing on runway 14L. The airplane swerved and caught fire.


Azeri president sends condolences over plane crash in Iran (IRNA, 2-9-2006)


  • 11th worst accident in 2006
  • 28th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 25th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time



photo (c) anon.; Mashad Airport (MHD)

photo (c) anon.; Mashad Airport (MHD)

photo (c) Karl Krämer, via Werner Fischdick; München-Franz Josef Strauss Airport (MUC); September 2003

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