Plane crash of Tu-134A near Alma-Ata. 1983
Plane crash of Tu-134A near Alma-Ata. 1983

Plane crash of Tu-134A of Kazan near Almaty

  • Date of the crash: 30.08.1983 of

  • Time of the crash: 20:17

  • Country of the crash: the USSR

  • Location of the crash: Kazakh SSR, 36 km southwest of Alma-Ata Airport

  • aircraft Brand: Tu-134A

  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR65129

  • Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Subdivision: Privolzhskoye CAA, OAO Kazan

  • Flight: 5463

Chronology of events:

Plane at 20: 17: 25 in flight configuration, having left bank 11-12 degrees and angles of pitch of about 14 degree crashed into the western side of the mountain Dolan on dtsantsii 36 km from the KTA, with azimuth of 232 degree (right of 1900 axis of the strip m) on height 690 meters from the aerodrome level (1365 m above sea level). The excess over the first touch point and the ridge was 24 m. Beat on the slope held flat. The plane is completely destroyed and burned.

Current conditions was: cloudy cumulonimbus 4-5 4000 points m in height, the upper limit of m 8000, 10 km. visibility.

Plane crash of Tu-134A near Alma-Ata. 1983

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 90: 6 84 crew members and passengers. Total killed 90 people: crew 6, 84 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach

  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error, error ATC

Data on the plane:

  • aircraft Brand: Tu-134A

  • aircraft Brand: SSSR65129

  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 31.08.1978

  • Serial number of the aircraft :: 60630

  • Hours aircraft: 9976

  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 6515

Flight data:

  • Flight: 5463

  • Tour type: Regular passenger

  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Division: Privolzhskoye CAA, OAO Kazan

  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

  • Flying from: Chelyabinsk (Balandino)

  • Flying in Alma-Ata

  • Original item: Kazan

  • A final point: Alma-Ata

Additional information:

Plane crash of Tu-134A near Alma-Ata. 1983

Information about the crew:

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