Plane crash near Il-18V Leninabad. 1973
Plane crash near Il-18V Leninabad. 1973

Plane crash IL-18V CAA near Tajik Leninabad

  • Date of the crash: 24.02.1973, the
  • The time of the crash: 07: 37
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: the Tajik SSR, 38 km northwest of the airport Leninabad
  • Aircraft type: IL-18V
  • Registration of aircraft: CCCP75712
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: CAA Tajik, Dushanbe JSC
  • Flight: 630 

Chronology of events: In 04: 55, the fuselage was found in an inverted position destroyed completely and burned partly with the direction of the nose at 350 degrees. Flaps and chassis were removed. The right PEC was at a distance of 500 m from the fuselage, to the Socket of the left wing - at a distance of 450 m, the right stabilizer part is 510 m, the left POV is 630 m, the rudder and height parts are at the distance from 240 to 720 m, the left side of the stabilizer - 810 m. The first, second and third engines were located with an azimuth of 210 degrees at a distance from the fuselage 24, 104 and 346 m. The second engine was located at a distance of 210 m from the fuselage, the azimuth of 280 degrees. The wreckage was scattered on the territory of 1200x550 m.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 79: 8 71 crew members and passengers. Total killed 79 people: crew 8, 71 passengers.
Details of the crash:
  • A flight stage: reduction
  • Identified causes of the crash: the causes are unknown
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Il-18V
  • Aircraft ID: CCCP-75712
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 12.02.1960
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 180001803
  • Hours aircraft: 20404
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 9590
  • Engines: N20461653 N2126056 N2146131 N2146134
Flight data:
  • Flight: 630
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: CAA Tajik, Dushanbe JSC
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • I am flying from Dushanbe
  • Flying in: Leninabad
  • Original item: Dushanbe
  • A final point: Moscow (Domodedovo)
Additional information:

Information about the crew:
  • KBC Vladimir Shaposhnikov 
  • copilot Viacheslav Timoshenko
  • navigator Nikolai Porfirevich Olenich
  • flight engineer Valery Tatarintcev
  • radio operator Vladimir Semenovich Vaganov
  • flight attendants:
  • GA Bezdelova 
  • Yuri Bykov 
  • Ivan Bolshakov