Ukraine Air Alliance flight 4050, an Antonov An-12, crashed on appproach to Lviv-Danylo Halytskyi
Ukraine Air Alliance flight 4050, an Antonov An-12, crashed on appproach to Lviv-Danylo Halytskyi International Airport, Ukraine.
The aircraft departed Vigo Airport, Spain about 22:30 UTC on October 3 on a flight to Lviv. There were 8 people on board: 7 crew members and one person accompanying the cargo.
About 03:35 UTC the aircraft was about 30 km south of Lviv. A weather report of 03:30 shows there was fog at the airport with a visibility of 800 meters and a vertical visibility of 200 feet.
Contact with the flight was lost at 06:48. One hour later the aircraft was found to have crashed in shrubs about 1 km short of the threshold of runway 31.
As a result of the crash, five people were killed, three sustained serious injuries, according to the State Emergency Service of Ukraine.
METAR Weather report:
03:30 UTC / 06:30 local time:
UKLL 040330Z 00000MPS 0150 R31/0550N FG VV001 03/03 Q1013 R31/CLRD// TEMPO 0400 FG VV002
04:00 UTC / 07:00 local time:
UKLL 040400Z 00000MPS 0300 0200NW R31/0650D FG VV002 03/03 Q1013 R31/CLRD// TEMPO 0400 FG VV002
04:30 UTC / 07:30 local time:
UKLL 040430Z 28001MPS 0800 0500S R31/0900N FG VV002 04/04 Q1013 R31/CLRD// NOSIG