Plane crash AN-12 near Ulan-Ude. 1965
Plane crash AN-12 near Ulan-Ude. 1965

Plane crash AN-12 Polar CAA near Ulan-Ude

  • Date of the crash: 11.09.1965, the
  • The time of the crash: 15: 10
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash Buryat Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, 32 km northwest of Ulan-Ude
  • Type of aircraft: An-12
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR11337
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Polar Aviation Management, Sheremetyevo JSC

Chronology of events:

Crew when following the alternate did not look at the terrain of charts and maps, did not realize that the route has exceeded to 1600 meters and began to decline wrongly 1200 m standard pressure. At an altitude of approximately 1200 32 m km north-west of Ulan-Ude, continuing decline in the clouds in flight mode, which is close to the horizontal, in 15: 10 plane crashed into a wooded mountainside collapsed completely and partially burned.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 8: 6 2 crew members and passengers. Total killed 8 people: crew 6, 2 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • A flight stage: reduction
  • Identified causes of the crash: ATC error, crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: An-12
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-11337
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 02.1962
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 2400503
  • Hours aircraft: 4030
  • Engines: With H 2224264 2124012 2314152 2314164 H
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Truck
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Polar Aviation Management, Sheremetyevo JSC
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Krasnoyarsk
  • Flying in: Irkutsk
  • Original item: Tashkent
  • A final point: Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (saddle)
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Basil Gavrilovic Proshkin
  • copilot Vadim A. Smirnov
  • navigator Anatoly Ivanovich Buslaev
  • mechanic Leonid Y. Khaustov
  • radio operator Michael A. Serov
  • Flight Boris Gladyshev