Plane crash near An-24B Amderma. 1979
Plane crash near An-24B Amderma. 1979

Plane crash AN-24B CAA near Arkhangelsk Amderma

  • Date of the crash: November 03.09.1979, XNUMX

  • Time of the crash: 01:01

  • Country of the crash: the USSR

  • Location of the crash: Arkhangelsk region, Nenets Autonomous District, near Amderma Airport

  • aircraft Brand: An-24B

  • Registration of aircraft: CCCP46269

  • Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Subdivision: CAA Arkhangelsk, Arkhangelsk JSC

  • Flight: A513

Chronology of events:

The fuselage, breaking down and separating the tail portion about frames 28-31, through the left wing of rolling over and turning with respect to the longitudinal axis 180 degrees, flying 38 meters and hit the ground with the top of the fuselage on the sandy shore of the Kara Sea from the water's edge in 20-30 m. The spread of the debris was not more than 40 m. The plane is completely destroyed and burned partially.

At the crash site, 4 seriously injured were identified - a passenger 3 and a stewardess (including two children). One child died later in the hospital. 

Current conditions at the airport at the time of the accident Amderma: broken-layered average cloudiness 10 / 8 points 120 m height, visibility 8 km, mist, wind 4 m / s, 65 degrees.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 43: 6 37 crew members and passengers. Total killed 40 people: crew 5, 35 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: approach

  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error

Data on the plane:

  • aircraft Brand: An-24B

  • Aircraft ID: CCCP46269

  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 05.08.1967

  • The serial number of the aircraft: 77303602

  • Hours aircraft: 19917

  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 13194

  • Engines: N4212038 N47432020

Flight data:

  • Flight: A-513

  • Tour type: Regular passenger

  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Division: CAA Arkhangelsk, Arkhangelsk JSC

  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

  • Flying from: Arkhangelsk (Talagi)

  • Flying in: Amderma

  • Original item: Arkhangelsk (Talagi)

  • A final point: Amderma

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

  • KBC Yury Lebedev

  • the co-pilot Alexander Leonidovich Makarov

  • navigator instructor Leonid S. Sarkisov

  • flight engineer Nikolai Lynov

  • navigator trainee Vasiliy Sorokin

  • Flight Lubov Ankudinova