ALROSA gave the Tu-154 «Izhma» in the Novosibirsk Museum of history of aviation

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in photobanks of the Tu-154M «Izhma» airport TolmachevoALROSA gave the Tu-154 «Izhma» in the Novosibirsk Museum of history of aviation© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

Airline «ALROSA» has passed in Novosibirsk Museum of aviation history the Tu-154, has committed in 2010, an emergency landing at the airport «Izhma», the press service of the airline.

Board of airline «ALROSA» 7 September 2010, made an emergency landing at the airport «Izhma». He flew from the airport «Polar» (Yakutia) in Moscow «Domodedovo». According to Rosaviation, in flight at an altitude of 10.6 thousand meters in the Tu-154M denied radio and navigation equipment, as well as the system power supply. The crew decided to make an emergency landing at Izhma airport, the runway which is not suitable for operating heavy aircraft type Tu-154.

The landing was carried out at high speed due to the fact that due to the failure of the actuators has failed to lower the flaps and slats. The plane landed on the third attempt. After landing and a run on the runway, the aircraft was rolled out beyond 200 meters. None of those on Board the aircraft of 81 persons (9 crew members and 72 passengers) were not affected.

© RIA Novosti / Michael Melnickaya in totalantivirus Tu-154после emergency landing at the airport in KomiALROSA gave the Tu-154 «Izhma» in the Novosibirsk Museum of history of aviation© RIA Novosti / Michael Melnickaya in totalantivirus Tu-154после emergency landing at the airport in Komi Republic

«Today, ALROSA is Russia’s only commercial operator of the aircraft Tu-154. The legendary «Izhma», unfortunately, completed the term of their service — today is the deadline for the certificate of airworthiness. Since certificate renewal is economically inefficient, we decided to do the right thing and transfer the aircraft to the Museum of aviation in Novosibirsk. It should be noted that the final flight is a real passenger flight. A few dozen people today were on Board the aircraft», — the press service quoted the words of Deputy General Director of the airline Sergey Zakrzewski.

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in photosangelina inspect the aircraft Tu-154M «Izhma» airport Tolmachevo in Novosibirsk. The plane that made in 2010, landing at an abandoned airport Izhma, performed the last flight and transferred to the Museum of history of aviation of the airport «Tolmachevo».ALROSA gave the Tu-154 «Izhma» in the Novosibirsk Museum of history of aviation© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in photosangelina inspect the aircraft Tu-154M «Izhma» airport Tolmachevo in Novosibirsk. The plane that made in 2010, landing at an abandoned airport Izhma, performed the last flight and transferred to the Museum of history of aviation of the airport «Tolmachevo».

The Tu-154M «Izhma» was built in 1990, were in operation since 1999, flew almost 24 thousand hours. Over the last five years on Board the aircraft has carried more than 138 million passengers and nearly 930 tons of various cargoes.

Airline «ALROSA» has been successfully cooperating with the airport «Tolmachevo». «I believe that the transfer of this aircraft to the Museum is a worthy continuation of the life of equipment that is very important and useful for the Northern territories of our country», — said General Director of JSC «Tolmachevo» Eugene Yankilevich, quoted by the press service.

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in photobanks of the Tu-154M «Izhma» at the airport «Tolmachevo»ALROSA gave the Tu-154 «Izhma» in the Novosibirsk Museum of history of aviation© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in photobanks of the Tu-154M «Izhma» at the airport «Tolmachevo»

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