Plane crash IL-14 near Pokrovsky. 1967
Plane crash IL-14 near Pokrovsky. 1967

Plane crash IL-14 near Yakutsk CAA Pokrovsk

  • Date of the crash: 12.03.1967, the
  • The time of the crash: 14: 28
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Yakut ASSR, 35 km from Pokrovskiy
  • Aircraft type: IL-14
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR61657
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: CAA Yakutsk, Yakutsk JSC
  • Flight: 1799 

Chronology of events:

The plane first touched the trees right wing of the plane in the air turned on 180 degrees vertically and collided with the ground with the left roll and partially burned. The plane crash took place in 86 km from the airport in Yakutsk 14: 28 234 degree azimuth. 11 adult passengers and crew were killed. Three passengers were injured. One child and one adult passenger were unharmed.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 20: 4 16 crew members and passengers. Total killed 15 people: crew 4, 11 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • A flight stage: reduction
  • Identify the causes of the crash: the shortcomings in the design, equipment failure
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Il-14
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-61657
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 1956
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 6341801
Flight data:
  • Flight: 1799
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: CAA Yakutsk, Yakutsk JSC
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Olekminsk
  • Flying in Yakutsk
  • Original item: Irkutsk
  • A final point: Yakutsk
Additional information:
Plane crash IL-14 near Pokrovsky. 1967Information about the crew:
  • KBC Victor D. Nazvanov
  • copilot Henry B. Lopatin
  • mechanic George P. Milovanov
  • radio operator Alexander Popov