With the plane crash-47 in the mountains of North Ossetia. 1946
With the plane crash-47 in the mountains of North Ossetia. 1946

Plane crash C-47 10-th Air Transport Division GVF in the mountains of North Ossetia

  • Date of the crash: 02.04.1946, the
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: the North Ossetian ASSR, Mr. Guram
  • Aircraft type: Douglas C-47
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL924
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: 10-th GATD GVF, 2-th Regiment

Chronology of events:

The crew changed arbitrarily route (straighten) through the Caucasian ridge. Plane on the selected route entered into the clouds, and possibly subjected to icing. The plane of sufficient height not able to score. At the height of m 3000 and 300-320 course c. On-47 I hit the side of the mountain and left-wing plane crashed.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 7: 5 2 crew members and passengers. Total killed 7 people: crew 5, 2 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight
  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error
Data on the plane:
  • Mark Aircraft: Douglas C-47
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L924
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Transport
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: 10-th GATD GVF, 2-th Regiment
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Tbilisi
  • Flying in Rostov-on-Don
  • Original item: Tbilisi
  • A final point: Rostov-on-Don
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC VE Kalashnikov
  • copilot Vasiliy Zelenkov
  • mechanic BV Glinski
  • mechanic trainee KM Zhubin
  • radio operator GN Buloshnikov