Plane crash AN-10 near Chisinau airport. 1970
Plane crash AN-10 near Chisinau airport. 1970

Plane crash AN-10 SHVLP GA near Chisinau airport

  • Date of the crash: 15.05.1970, the
  • The time of the crash: 11: 49
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: the Moldavian SSR, near Chisinau
  • Type of aircraft: An-10
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR11149
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: SHVLP GA

Chronology of events: The aircraft deviated to the right, having two working engine, landing gear and flap, began a slight ascent, and then with increasing right bank began to decline in 11: 49 hit the ground at a distance of 1850 m from the axis of the strip. About turning off the third and fourth reports of engines on board were reported. Right Bank in a collision with the ground was 90 percent. Current conditions: cumulus clouds 9 / 4 1000 points m height, wind 8-11 m / s, 310 degree visibility 10 km 748 mm Hg pressure, temperature 15 ° C.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 11: 11 crew members. Total killed 11 people: 11 crew members.
Details of the crash:
  • Phase of flight: a missed approach
  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: An-10
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-11149
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 16.01.1959
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 9400802
  • Hours aircraft: 4641
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 11820
  • Engines: N2134119 N2214106 S2134146 S2314098
Flight data:
  • Flight Type: Training (trainer)
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: SHVLP GA
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from Chisinau
  • I flew to Chisinau
  • Original item: Chisinau
  • A final point: Chisinau
Additional information:

Information about the crew:
  • KBC instructor Vyacheslav G. Vorobyov
  • navigator instructor Yury Fedorovich Whistlers
  • mechanic instructor Eugene F. Callaghan
  • radio operator instructor Ivan R. Ustinov
  • pilots listeners:
  • Leonid Suhanyuk 
  • Boris V. Melnikov 
  • Valery Scherbakov 
  • Vladimir A. GJZelenov 
  • radio operator listener Vladimir Pavlovich Danshin
  • mechanic listener Nikolai Maksimovich believing
  • navigator student Yuriy wrong