Plane crash AN-26 near the airport of the North-Yenisei. 1981
Plane crash AN-26 near the airport of the North-Yenisei. 1981

Plane crash AN-26 near the airport of Krasnoyarsk CAA North Yenisei

  • Date of the crash: November 23.12.1981, XNUMX

  • Time of the crash: 17:59

  • Country of the crash: the USSR

  • Location of the crash: Krasnoyarsk region, the North-Yenisei

  • aircraft Brand: An-26

  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR26505

  • Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Subdivision: Krasnoyarsk CAA, of the Yenisei

  • Flight: 22237

Chronology of events:

5 minutes after the AP in the 14: 04 measured the visibility of 2000 in the control measurement. In 14: 20, the visibility of 1200 was recorded in m. 

The analyzes, which were taken after the incident, showed the presence of ethyl alcohol in the blood of the navigator, radio operator, flight mechanic. During the approach, the flight mechanic and the navigator did not perform their own functional duties, which may be explained by the state of alcohol intoxication. The navigator did not track the settlement rate, the vertical speed of descent, the height, did not report that the CRP was achieved in terms of the visibility of landmarks. The mechanic did not report the flight speed and altitude over the radio altimeter, starting with 60 and before landing. 

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 7: 6 1 crew members and passengers. Total killed 2 people: 2 crew members.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach

  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error

Data on the plane:

  • aircraft Brand: An-26

  • aircraft Brand: SSSR26505

  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 15.06.1978

  • Serial number of the aircraft :: 6701

  • Hours aircraft: 4686

  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 4237

  • Engines: N471VT061 N471VT046

Flight data:

  • Flight: 22237

  • Tour type: Truck

  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Division: CAA Krasnoyarsk, Yenisei of

  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

  • Flying from: Yeniseysk

  • Flying in: North-Yenisei

  • Original item: Yeniseysk

  • A final point: the North-Yenisei

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

  • KBC Alexander Kryukov

  • the co-pilot, Ivan Matvienko Alekssevich

  • navigator Sergey Grushevskii

  • flight engineer Nikolai Yelistratov

  • radio operator Mikhail Sinko

  • Victor G. flight operators Zaboev