Plane crash near An-10 Voroshilovgrad. 1971
Plane crash near An-10 Voroshilovgrad. 1971

Plane crash AN-10 near the Volga CAA Voroshilovgrad

  • Date of the crash: 31.03.1971, the
  • The time of the crash: 12: 59
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • < Place the crash: Ukrainian SSR Voroshilovgrad region, 13 km southwest of the airport Vorochilovgrad
  • Type of aircraft: An-10
  • Registration of aircraft: CCCP11145
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Privolzhskoye CAA of Kuibyshev
  • Flight: 1969 

Chronology of events: The plane began an uncontrollable fall with an increasing right bank, right turn and turn around the longitudinal axis at an angle of 300-310 degrees. The fragment of the OCT, the right fragment of the stabilizer was torn off, and also a fragment of the right elevator. As a result of these damages, pitch control was also lost. The insertion into the ground took place with the slope of the trajectory of decline of 45 degrees, negative pitch -60 degrees and left bank 50 degrees. The fragments of the PEC were found at a distance of 635 - 267 m from the crash site of the aircraft. During the fall, the propellant of the third and fourth engines flown in view of the oil pressure drop at the engine inlet due to negative loads.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 65: 8 57 crew members and passengers. Total killed 65 people: crew 8, 57 passengers.
Details of the crash:
  • A flight stage: reduction
  • Identified causes of the crash: the causes are unknown
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: An-10
  • Aircraft ID: CCCP-11145
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 31.12.1958
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 8400701
  • Hours aircraft: 14337
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 9081
  • Engines: N 2425101 2345098 H H H 2345185 2335264
Flight data:
  • Flight: 1969
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Privolzhskoye CAA of Kuibyshev
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Kuibyshev
  • Flying in Luhansk
  • Original item: Kuibyshev
  • A final point: Odessa
Additional information:

Information about the crew:
  • Ivan Terent'evich Tipsters - FAC
  • Nikolai Zverev - the co-pilot
  • Mikhail Trubin - navigator
  • Alexander Golomozov - mechanic
  • Evhen Gurkin - radio operator
  • Valentina Isayeva - steward
  • Hope G. Kuchta - steward
  • by Mr. Nikolai Yevtukhovich Besedin - accompanying the Ministry of Internal Affairs 

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