Plane crash IL-14P in Surkhandarya region. 1959
Plane crash IL-14P in Surkhandarya region. 1959

Plane crash IL-14P Uzbek control CAF in Surkhandarya region

  • Date of the crash: 13.12.1959, the
  • The time of the crash: 09: 28
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: the Uzbek SSR, Surkhandarya region, Kushtang, 27 km northeast Baysun
  • Aircraft type: IL-14P
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR91577
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Uzbek territorial administration GVF, 160 atoms
  • Flight: 120 

Chronology of events:

The plane in 09: 02 Moscow time flew from Termez. The weather on the route: layered cumulus 2000-2500 m, 7-10 points, broken-cumulus, 6-9 points, 300-500 m, visibility 4-10 km, snow, mountains closed. The aircraft for 26 minutes was observed by a locator. The flight took place at the rate in the train 3600 m strictly north. The crew in 09: 27 reported on the flight visually Derbent. This was the last message received from the board. He got to 09: 28 in the light of the mountains and was no longer observed. The plane over the mountainous area disappeared. The search, which lasted for a month, did not yield results. The Soviet embassy in Kabul officially announced the disappearance of the plane only on 19 January.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 30: 5 25 crew members and passengers. Total killed 30 people: crew 5, 25 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight
  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Il-14P
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-91577
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 17.05.1957
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 147001416
  • Hours aircraft: 3029
Flight data:
  • Flight: 120
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Uzbek territorial administration GVF, 160 atoms
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Termez
  • Flying in: Tashkent
  • Original item: Kabul
  • A final point: Tashkent
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Anatoly Vishnjakov
  • the co-pilot Vasily Miroshnichenko
  • mechanic Vasily Svyatkina
  • radio operator Nikolay Razumov Polikarpovich
  • Flight Valentina Goleva