Plane crash in Il-62 Nerskaya River Lake area. 1972
Plane crash in Il-62 Nerskaya River Lake area. 1972

Plane crash IL-62 TSUMVS near Lake Nerskaya River

  • Date of the crash: 13.10.1972, the
  • The time of the crash: 21: 49
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Moscow region, Dmitrov district, near the village. Ozeretskoe
  • Aircraft type: IL-62
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR86671
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: MC MBC

Chronology of events: Collision in the field with the earth with MK = 94 ° at the point 37 ° 24'36 "eastern longitude, 56 ° 04'50" northern latitude, took place in 21: 49: 22 the end of the left plane, the angle of inclination of the flight path is 5 degrees. The height above sea level of this point is 187,43 m (lower by 2,57 m than the level of the aerodrome). After the left-hand plane collapsed, the nose part hit the ground. On impact and during further movement, the aircraft was destroyed. The aircraft at a distance of 310-330 m from the first touch crashed into the trees at the edge of the forest. The plane moved further into the woods in a length of 200 m cut which narrowed to the end. The total width and length of the spread of debris is 550x80m. Plane crash in Il-62 Nerskaya River Lake area. 1972

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 174: 10 164 crew members and passengers. Total killed 174 people: crew 10, 164 passengers.
Details of the crash:
  • A flight stage: reduction
  • Identified causes of the crash: the reasons for non-standard
  • aircraft Brand: Il-62
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-86671
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 28.05.1968
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 70301
  • Hours aircraft: 4374
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 1674
  • Engines: A872022 A874045 A872023 A873030
Flight data:
  • Flight type: Chartered passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: MC MBC
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • I am flying from: Leningrad (highway)
  • I flew to Moscow (Sheremetyevo)
  • Original item: Paris
  • A final point: Moscow (Sheremetyevo)


Additional information: Plane crash in Il-62 Nerskaya River Lake area. 1972

Information about the crew:

  • KBC Alexander Maksimovic Zavalny 
  • the co-pilot Nikolai Adam
  • navigator Nikolai Antonovich Schoor
  • flight engineer Viktor Eduard Basurin
  • radio operator Vladislav S. Koz'min
  • flight attendants: 
  • Nina Bobneva
  • William A. Karkachidi
  • Raisa Marchenko 
  • Gustav Yulevna Ryabov 
  • Galina Rodionova