ASN Aircraft accident Focke-Wulf Fw 200C-4 CCCP-N500 Yakutsk Airport (YKS)
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Date:Sunday 23 April 1950
Type:Silhouette image of generic fw2h model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Focke-Wulf Fw 200C-4
Operator:GUSMP, Directorate of Polar Aviation
Registration: CCCP-N500
MSN: 0199
First flight:
Total airframe hrs:318
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 9
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Yakutsk Airport (YKS) (   Russia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Yakutsk Airport (YKS/UEEE), Russia
On landing at Yakutsk in cross-wind conditions of 5 m/s the FW-200 overran the runway. The left main gear collapsed, left wing and engines were damaged.

Runway excursion

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