Plane crash IL-12 near Tbilisi Airport (Alekseevka). 1950
Plane crash IL-12 near Tbilisi Airport (Alekseevka). 1950

Plane crash IL-12 Georgian control CAF near Tbilisi Airport (Alekseevka)

  • Date of the crash: 19.07.1950, the

  • The time of the crash: 22: 08

  • Country of the crash: the USSR

  • Location of the crash: the Georgian SSR, 4,5 km northwest of Tbilisi Airport (Alekseevka)

  • Aircraft type: IL-12

  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL1340

  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Division :: Georgian control CAF, 18 tao

Chronology of events: CThe amolet with a small left bank slipping hit touched at an altitude of 170 m above the aerodrome level of the summit of a flat elevation at 4800 m from the airport, having a course of about 240 degrees. The first touch of the earth took place with the wheel of the left not completely left leg of the chassis, then with the right and front wheels. After 11 m run on three chassis wheels that did not catch the locks, the aircraft began to fold and the plane began to cut the ground with both screws at a distance of 40 m. Then he lay down on the fuselage and continued to move forward. Having an outstanding speed, the plane made a leap down the slope and landed on both planes and the fuselage. Data on victims: Total on board were people 11: 5 6 crew members and passengers. Total killed 11 people: crew 5, 6 passengers. Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: a flight in a circle

  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error

Data on the plane:

  • aircraft Brand: Il-12

  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L1340

  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 06.06.1947

  • Serial number of the aircraft: 30046

  • Hours aircraft: 485

  • Engines: 8299879 8299858

Flight data:

  • Flight Type: Training (trainer)

  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Division: The Georgian control CAF, 18 tao

  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

  • Flying from: Tbilisi

  • Flying in: Tbilisi

  • Original item: Tbilisi

  • A final point: Tbilisi

  • Additional information:

Information about the crew:

  • KBC Leonty Kitovich Dzhondzhua

  • com. 18 Tao David A. Papunashvili

  • flight engineer Nikolai Avtondilovich Korganov

  • mechanic trainee Peter Gordeevich Gavrilin

  • Ivan Popov radio operator Prokhorovich