Accident Tupolev Tu-154M LZ-MIR, Tuesday 28 May 1996
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Date:Tuesday 28 May 1996
Time:17:54
Type:Silhouette image of generic T154 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Tupolev Tu-154M
Owner/operator:Varna International Airways
Registration: LZ-MIR
MSN: 90A852
Year of manufacture:1990
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Category:Accident
Location:Leipzig Airport (LEJ) -   Germany
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Sofia-Vrazhdebna Airport (SOF/LBSF)
Destination airport:Leipzig Airport (LEJ/EDDP)
Narrative:
During taxi to the stand, the right wing struck a flood lighting pole.

Sources:

ICAO Adrep Summary 4/96

Revision history:

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