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Plane crash IL-14FKM on art. Youth, Antarctica. 1979
Plane crash IL-14FKM on art. Youth, Antarctica. 1979

Plane crash IL-14FKM on art. Youth, Antarctica

  • Date of the crash: 02.01.1979 of

  • Time of the crash: 15:21

  • Country of the crash: State unknown

  • Location of the crash: Antarctica, Art. Youth

  • aircraft Brand: IL-14FKM

  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR04193

  • Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Subdivision: UGATS, Antarctic SA

Chronology of events:

The impact took place with the course of 90 degrees in 15: 21 at a distance of 2200 m from the KTA with the azimuth of 130 degrees (in 1000 m from the end of the strip with the azimuth of 110 degrees and in 500 m to the left of the axis). The cockpit and the left plane were destroyed. The fuselage along the entire length had a ripple and a fracture in the region between 21 and 16 frames. There was no fire. The commander died on the spot. Bortmehanik and the co-pilot died within 24 hours. All crew members and passengers were injured. Five seriously wounded were evacuated by a US military aircraft C130 to a hospital in New Zealand. Subsequently, the bortradist was transported to Moscow. He died in the hospital a few months later (due to death more than 30 days after the disaster is not listed among the dead). Exceeding the plane crash above sea level - 290.

Current conditions - stratocumulus clouds 10 points 700 m height, wind 10-11 m / s, 80 degree temperature 0 ° C, visibility more than 10 km.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 14: 5 9 crew members and passengers. Total killed 3 people: 3 crew members.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: climb

  • Identify the causes of the crash: the weather

Data on the plane:

  • aircraft Brand: Il-14FKM

  • Aircraft ID: SSSR04193

  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 15.11.1957

  • The serial number of the aircraft: 7343506

  • Hours aircraft: 19494

  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 12705

  • Engines: B252073213 B252073212

Flight data:

  • Tour type: Transport

  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Division: UGATS, Antarctic SA

  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

  • Flying from: Art. Youth

  • Flying in: Art. Mawson

  • Original item: Art. Youth

  • A final point: Art. Peace

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

  • KBC Vladimir Sergeyevich Zavarzin (died)

  • the co-pilot Yuri Kozlov, T. (died)

  • navigator Alexander Kostikov

  • Shalnev mechanic Viktor Ivanovich (died)

  • radio operator Garif Shamilyevich Uzikaev (deceased)