Plane crash IL-76 in Abakan area. 1996
Plane crash IL-76 in Abakan area. 1996

Plane crash IL-76 near Abakan

  • Date of the crash: 27.11.1996, the

  • The time of the crash: 23: 54

  • Country air crash: Russia

  • Location of the crash: the Krasnoyarsk Territory, in 13,4 km. Abakan airport, near the river Tuba

  • Aircraft type: IL-76MD

  • Registration of aircraft: RA78804

  • Aviation company name: Russian Air Force

Chronology of events:

The crew performed takeoff with a large excess takeoff mass and began climbing, taking off the course of take-off. In accordance with the scheme, the crew had to start to turn at 4 km from the strip at an altitude of not less than 200 m. But, the overloaded aircraft picked up with difficulty the height and the crew continued the flight in a straight line, guided not by the distance from the strip, but by the height of 200 m for Determine the moment of the start of the turn. As a result, the beginning of the reversal and cleaning of the flaps were started only in 13 km from the airport. The aircraft at the time of the turn collided with the hill, which has an excess in 337 m in relation to the airfield at 13,4 km from it. During the climb, three SOS worked, but this crew did not alert. The dispatcher did not take measures after exiting the plane's climb scheme. Sopka in the scheme, which is available to the crew, was not indicated. On board was 30 tons of commercial cargo.

Plane crash IL-76 in Abakan area. 1996

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 23: 10 13 crew members and passengers. Total killed 23 people: crew 10, 13 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: climb

  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error causes nonstandard

Data on the plane:

  • Brand aircraft: IL-76MD

  • Aircraft ID: RA78804

  • Country where registered aircraft: Russia

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 1989

  • Serial number of the aircraft: 0093492778

Flight data:

  • Tour type: Truck

  • Aviation Company: Russian Air Force

  • The country, which was registered aviation company: Russia

  • Flying from: Abakan

  • Flying in: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Yelizovo)

  • Original: Moskva (Ramenskoye)

  • A final point: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Yelizovo)

Additional information:

Plane crash IL-76 in Abakan area. 1996

Information about the crew:

  • KBC Andrei Yakovlev