Plane crash near An-10A Chisinau. 1970
Plane crash near An-10A Chisinau. 1970

Plane crash of AN-10A Ukrainian CAA near Chisinau

  • Date of the crash: 08.08.1970, the
  • The time of the crash: 20: 52
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: Moldavian SSR, 38 km north of Chisinau Airport
  • Type of aircraft: An-10A
  • Registration of aircraft: CCCP11188
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Ukrainian CAA of Lviv
  • Flight: 888 

Chronology of events: The airplane in 275 m from the place of the first touch stopped, turning to the right in the direction of traffic at about 90 degrees. During the movement, he received great destruction. The bottom of the fuselage collapsed from 0 to 21 stringer and from 0 to 47 frame in both directions. The propeller of the fourth power unit came off. The passengers were evacuated by the crew for 12-15 min. As a result of the destruction of the passenger compartment, the passenger 1955 of the year of birth was seriously injured and died during transportation to the hospital. Another trillion passengers were seriously injured. Bortradist, navigator, 19 passengers and one flight attendant are easily injured. Other crew members and passengers were not injured.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 114: 7 107 crew members and passengers. Total killed 1 people: 1 passengers.
Details of the crash:
  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight
  • Identified causes of the crash: Error during maintenance, equipment failure
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: An-10A
  • Aircraft ID: CCCP-11188
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 30.06.1960
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 0402005
  • Hours aircraft: 13868
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 9670
  • Engines: N 2845049 2845048 H H H 2845047 2845052
Flight data:
  • Flight: 888
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Ukrainian CAA of Lviv
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Vinnitsa
  • Flying in Simferopol
  • Original item: Vinnitsa
  • A final point: Simferopol
Additional information:

Information about the crew:
  • KBC Sergei Denisov
  • copilot Ivan Miroshnichenko
  • navigator Nikolai Yakovenko Afanasievich
  • mechanic Youri Moiseychenkov
  • radio operator Valery Guskov
  • flight attendant Lyudmila Simonenko
  • steward Vladimir Korjagin