Incident Boeing 777-3M0ER VQ-BUA, Wednesday 18 December 2019
ASN logo
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Wednesday 18 December 2019
Time:16:09 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 777-3M0ER
Registration: VQ-BUA
MSN: 41685/1281
Year of manufacture:2015
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Moskva-Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO/UUEE) -   Russia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Shanghai-Pudong International Airport (PVG/ZSPD)
Destination airport:Moskva-Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO/UUEE)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Aeroflot flight SU209, a Boeing 777-300ER, performed a missed approach after the aircraft capture a false glideslope at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport in Russia.
The was performing an ILS approach to runway 24R when it descended to a height of 300 m at a distance of 4,3 km from the runway threshold. The flight crew then decided to execute a go-around.
The aircraft circled and made a safe landing on runway 24L, 14 minutes later.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

12 January 2023 RA-73135 Aeroflot 0 Samarkand International Airport (SKD/UTSS) min


Revision history:

14-Feb-2020 15:56 harro Added
14-Feb-2020 17:18 harro Updated [Date]
14-Feb-2020 17:19 Glideslope Updated [Date]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314