Plane crash C-47 in Khabarovsk. 1947
Plane crash C-47 in Khabarovsk. 1947

Plane crash C-47 DV UGVF in Khabarovsk

  • Date of the crash: 16.05.1947, the
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: Khabarovsk region, Khabarovsk
  • Aircraft type: Douglas C-47
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL1048
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: Far Eastern Territorial Department of Civil Air Fleet

Chronology of events:

The flight was received at the airport, the weather is less than the specified minimum. The aircraft struck the mast of the radio broadcast wing while landing in poor visibility conditions, burned and crashed.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 22: 5 17 crew members and passengers. Total killed 22 people: crew 5, 17 passengers.
Details of the crash:
  • Phase of flight: the approach
  • Identified causes of the crash: ATC error, crew error
Data on the plane:
  • Mark Aircraft: Douglas C-47
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L1048
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft:
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: Far Eastern Territorial Department of Civil Air Fleet
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying in: Khabarovsk
  • A final point: Khabarovsk
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC PG Karpov