Plane crash of the Tu-104A near Krasnoyarsk. 1962
Plane crash of the Tu-104A near Krasnoyarsk. 1962

Plane crash of Tu-104A Far Eastern Management GVF near Krasnoyarsk

  • Date of the crash: 30.06.1962, the
  • The time of the crash: 16: 53
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: Krasnoyarsk region, near the village of Voznesenka, Berezovsky District
  • Type of aircraft: Tu-104A
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR42370
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: Far Eastern Territorial Department of Civil Air Fleet, 202 Aorses
  • Flight: 902 

Chronology of events:

The plane from the clouds came out at an altitude of 800 m with the removal of 3 km from the point of incidence. During the fall, a rotational motion was noted about the longitudinal axis. The approximate average angle of inclination to the horizon of the trajectory is 15-20 degrees. The incision into the earth took place at an angle of approximately 40 degrees in an inverted position with a left bank and a low translational speed. The total fall time was 2,5 min. When examining the corpses of dead passengers it was revealed that they were injured by fire and objects that were burned from the side of the spread of fire. The most severe burns and injuries in all the investigated bodies were on the left side and were in the sitting position obtained.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 84: 8 76 crew members and passengers. Total killed 84 people: crew 8, 76 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight
  • Identified causes of the crash: the reasons for non-standard
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Tu-104A
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-42370
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 22.12.1958
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 86601301
  • Hours aircraft: 3726
  • Engines: A A 1112105 1032190
Flight data:
  • Flight: 902
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: Far Eastern Territorial Department of Civil Air Fleet, 202 Aorses
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Irkutsk
  • Flying in: Omsk (Central)
  • Original item: Khabarovsk (New)
  • A final point: Moscow (Vnukovo)
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Basil T. Mazitsyn
  • copilot OA Rakhimov
  • navigator DM Sokolov
  • mechanic PU Leshchenko
  • radio operator VM Karpov
  • flight attendants:
  • Panina 
  • Chepkasova
  • Berezhnova