Motor Sich A140 at Kiev on Aug 1st 2012, engine failure

Last Update: September 24, 2012 / 16:06:37 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 1, 2012

Classification
Incident

Flight number
M9-403

Destination
Kiev, Ukraine

Aircraft Registration
UR-14005

Aircraft Type
Antonov An-140

ICAO Type Designator
A140

A Motor Sich Airlines Antonov AN-140, registration UR-14005 performing flight M9-403 from Lugansk to Kiev (Ukraine), was on final approach to Kiev's Borispol Airport descending through about 250 feet AGL when the left hand engine (TV-3) failed. The aircraft continued for a safe single engine landing.

Ukraine's Ministry of Transport reported in their monthly bulletin that the fuel pressure was lost due to the failure of the fuel pump regulator. The regulator was replaced and normal operation of the engine resumed. The replaced pump regulator is undergoing further examination.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 1, 2012

Classification
Incident

Flight number
M9-403

Destination
Kiev, Ukraine

Aircraft Registration
UR-14005

Aircraft Type
Antonov An-140

ICAO Type Designator
A140

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