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Last updated: 2 December 2021
Datum:Samstag 20 Februar 1993
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic T134 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tupolew Tu-134
Kennzeichen: registration unknown
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 6
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 76
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 82
Sachschaden: nicht beschädigt
Unfallort:Stockholm-Arlanda Airport (ARN) (   Schweden)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Tyumen Airport (TJM/USTR), Russland
Flug nach:Saint Petersburg-Pulkovo Airport (LED/ULLI), Russland
One hijacker, accompanied by his wife and child, demanded to be taken to the USA. A refueling stop was made in Tallinn, where 30 passengers were released. The aircraft was then flown to Stockholm where the hijacker demanded a larger plane to be flown to the U.S. After releasing another 12 passengers the hijacker surrendered.

» Criminal Acts Against Civil Aviation 1993 / U.S. Department of Transport, FAA, Office of Civil Aviation Security


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Tyumen Airport to Saint Petersburg-Pulkovo Airport as the crow flies is 2018 km (1261 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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