Plane crash Li-2 Karaganda airport. 1967
Plane crash Li-2 Karaganda airport. 1967

Plane crash Li-2 Kazakh CAA airport in Karaganda

  • Date of the crash: 17.06.1967, the
  • The time of the crash: 18: 26
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Karaganda Airport
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR71220
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Kazakh CAA of Tselinograd
  • Flight: X-447 

Chronology of events:

The aircraft at an altitude of 20-25 m went to the overcritical angles of attack, reduced the speed, the nose and the left wing fell off. When the plane fell, the angle of the trajectory was about 60 degrees with the left bank collided with a concrete strip in 9 m from the left shoulder and from the beginning of the strip at 405 m. The angle at impact on the ground of the aircraft was 30-35 degrees with respect to the longitudinal axis of the strip and Aircraft. The plane collapsed completely and burnt in part. 7 passengers, including 1 large child and 2 small child, commander and co-pilot, were killed. 10 passengers and navigator were seriously injured. Other passengers were not injured or received minor injuries.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 34: 3 31 crew members and passengers. Total killed 9 people: crew 2, 7 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: a missed approach
  • Identified causes of the crash: equipment failure
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-71220
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 08.08.1951
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 18439006
  • Hours aircraft: 12927
  • Engines: PM PM 121859 121392
Flight data:
  • Flight: X-447
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Kazakh CAA of Tselinograd
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Tselinograd
  • Flying in: Karaganda
  • Original item: Tselinograd
  • A final point: Karaganda
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • FAC Kirill Semenovich Kremenets 
  • copilot Ibrahim Nurakaev 
  • navigator / radio operator Grigoriy Vasilevich Galuzin