Plane crash of the Tu-104B near Irkutsk. 1963
Plane crash of the Tu-104B near Irkutsk. 1963

Plane crash of the Tu-104B East Siberian administration GVF near Irkutsk

  • Date of the crash: 13.07.1963, the
  • The time of the crash: 05: 06
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Irkutsk region, near Irkutsk
  • Type of aircraft: Tu-104B
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR42492
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: East Siberian territorial administration GVF
  • Flight: 012 

Chronology of events:

Two bogies main landing gear and the tail of the fifth, he ran in the opposite slope of the hill, separated, and flying about 700 m with a turn and the left heel down on the left wing, burned, collapsed at a distance 1880 meters from the start of the strip and to the left of the axis of 240 m. This support has collapsed eighth JVI. Two passengers survived the Soviet Union. All members of the crew and the other passengers were killed.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 35: 8 27 crew members and passengers. Total killed 35 people: crew 8, 27 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach
  • Identified causes of the crash: the causes are unknown
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Tu-104B
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-42492
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 26.08.1960
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 021605
  • Hours aircraft: 2497
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 1138
  • Engines: A5210191 A5230148
Flight data:
  • Flight: 012
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: East Siberian territorial administration GVF
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from Beijing
  • Flying in: Irkutsk
  • Original Location: Beijing
  • A final point: Moscow (Sheremetyevo)
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • Vladilen Ivanovich Blokhin - FAC
  • Henry I. Frolov - the co-pilot
  • Ivan Maksimovic Gorbachev - navigator
  • Vasily Ipatovich Stefanenko - mechanic
  • Alexander Talov - radio operator
  • Lyudmila Volkova - steward
  • Nina Ivanovna Tikhonova - steward
  • Lidiya Severyukhina (Everstova) - steward