Plane crash of the Tu-104B Sverdlovsk near the airport Koltsovo. 1973
Plane crash of the Tu-104B Sverdlovsk near the airport Koltsovo. 1973

Plane crash of the Tu-104B of Khabarovsk, near Sverdlovsk-Koltsovo airport

  • Date of the crash: 30.09.1973, the
  • The time of the crash: 18: 37
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Sverlovskaya area, 10 km southwest of the airport Koltsovo
  • Type of aircraft: Tu-104B
  • Registration of aircraft: CCCP42506
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: CAA Far East, Khabarovsk JSC
  • Flight: 3932 

Chronology of events: The crew did not respond to the request and did not respond to further inquiries. The aircraft was completely destroyed and was found partially burned in a forest in 10 km south-west from the airport to Sverdlovsk. Plane crash in 18: 37 occurred. The plane in the collision with the ground was on the left bank of 55-60 degree descent angle 18-20 degrees and MC = 242 degree. The aircraft according to eyewitnesses, came closer to the big roll to the ground, speed and angle of descent. During the collision with the ground took a blast.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 108: 8 100 crew members and passengers. Total killed 108 people: crew 8, 100 passengers.
Details of the crash:
  • Phase of flight: climb
  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Tu-104B
  • Aircraft ID: CCCP-42506
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 16.12.1960
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 021904
  • Hours aircraft: 20582
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 9412
  • Engines: A5311205 A5220198
Flight data:
  • Flight: 3932
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: CAA Far East, Khabarovsk JSC
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Sverdlovsk (Koltsovo)
  • Flying in: Omsk (Central)
  • Original item: Sverdlovsk (Koltsovo)
  • A final point: Vladivostok (Knevichi)
Additional information:

Information about the crew:
  • KBC Boris Stepanovich Putintsev
  • the co-pilot Vladimir A. Shirokov
  • navigator Peter Gavrilovic Kanin
  • mechanic Ivan Yakovlevich Raponov
  • flight attendants: 
  • Galina Fedorova 
  • Olga Stepanovna Tatarova 
  • Nikolay Nesterenko 
  • maintainer MIA NA Slepuhin