Plane crash IL-76MD in the Kabul area. 1990
Plane crash IL-76MD in the Kabul area. 1990

Plane crash IL-76MD Uzbek CAA near Kabul

  • Date plane crash: 27.03.1990, the

  • Time of the crash: 12:00

  • Country of the crash: Afghanistan

  • Location of the crash: Near Kabul

  • aircraft Brand: IL-76MD

  • Registration of aircraft: CCCP78781

  • Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Subdivision: Uzbek CAA Consolidated JSC

  • Flight: 3501

Chronology of events:

The ailerons etc.When stall were completely rejected the contrary rotation of the aircraft. The angle of attack while reaching critical values. This suggests that the crew of the dangerous signs of the behavior of the aircraft to stall did not recognize, in a fast-paced emergency and inconsistently acted reflexively, prompting an emergency situation, the transition to a situation catastrophic.

The most likely factors passivity of the crew on the withdrawal of the plane on a flight operating conditions were:

- The lack of skills in the recognition of the real danger of the mode in which the aircraft appeared after the release of the boundary angles of attack on AUASP and loss of flight speed;

- The lack of practice on the management of aircraft in the critical and supercritical angles of attack;

- A strong emotional tension of the crew and the development of a catastrophic emergency.

At a distance of kilometers 7,6 11: 30: 43 74 azimuth degrees from the CTA airport of Kabul, near the third turn of IL-76 inverted collided with the ground, destroyed, blown up, burnt. Hit the ground on the flat land of the plateau was a pitch angle -70 degrees right bank 70 degrees and the angle of attack 30 degrees. The scatter debris 240h200m.

Plane crash IL-76MD in the Kabul area. 1990

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 9: 9 crew members. Total killed 9 people: 9 crew members.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach

  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error

Data on the plane:

  • Brand aircraft: IL-76MD

  • Aircraft ID: CCCP78781

  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 31.10.1988

  • Serial number of the aircraft :: 0083489670

  • Hours aircraft: 1233

  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 925

  • Engines: 0304403601725 0304402801628 03053038802057 0305

Flight data:

  • Flight: 3501

  • Tour type: Truck

  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Division: Uzbek CAA Consolidated JSC

  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

  • Flying from: Kokayty

  • Flying in: Kabul

  • Original item: Tashkent

  • A final point: Kabul

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

  • KBC Vladimir A. Tikhomirov

  • the co-pilot Vladimir Popov Lavrent'evich

  • navigator Vladimir G. Kononenko

  • flight engineer Vladimir Minaevich Sumenkov

  • radio operator Alexander Starkov

  • flight operators Nikolai Grudtsin

  • Sergey Chernyshev flight operators

  • ATB engineer Tashkent Eskander B. Abbasov

  • Aircraft Abdusamat Tashpulatovich Aliyev