Plane crash IL-18D in the district of Bratsk. 1968
Plane crash IL-18D in the district of Bratsk. 1968

Plane crash IL-18D CAA Far East in the district of Bratsk

  • Date of the crash: 29.02.1968, the
  • The time of the crash: 22: 43
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: the Irkutsk Region, 13 km northwest of Art. Parchum, Chunsky District
  • Aircraft type: Il-18D
  • Registration of aircraft: CCCP74252
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: CAA Far East, Khabarovsk JSC
  • Flight: 15 

Chronology of events:
The decline from the height m 3000 held vertical speed 50-125 m / s. The plane was at lower right of the road and turn right on 90 evaded degrees. In view of the complicated conditions for emergency descent certainly been mistakes piloting technique and, as a result, access to the damaging overloading of the aircraft. The destruction took place in the air at the height of 1000 m (true height above terrain 650 m). at the time of the destruction of the aircraft in the air has been turned upside down, the bank angle 140-220 890 degrees at a speed of km / h.
Data on victims:
Total on board were people 84: 9 75 crew members and passengers. Total killed 83 people: crew 9, 74 passengers.
Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight
  • Identified causes of the crash: equipment failure
Data on the plane:
  • Brand aircraft: IL-18D
  • Aircraft ID: CCCP-74252
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 29.12.1967
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 187010601
  • Hours aircraft: 328
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 89
  • Engines: P2746011 N2746017 N2746025 N2746024
Flight data:
  • Flight: 15
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: CAA Far East, Khabarovsk JSC
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Krasnoyarsk (North)
  • Flying in: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Yelizovo)
  • Original item: Moscow (Domodedovo)
  • A final point: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Yelizovo)
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Eugene A. Berezhnov
  • the co-pilot Vladimir G. Chebotanov
  • Navigator AE Benedict E. Dernov
  • flight engineer Nikolai Vasilyev
  • radio operator Ivan M. Pashchenko
  • flight attendants:
  • Lyubov Semenovna Martynenko 
  • Galina Lobanova 
  • Hope Gavrilovna Kucheryavaya 
  • Alla G. Vnukovo