Plane crash of Tu-104B in Sverdlovsk. 1961
Plane crash of Tu-104B in Sverdlovsk. 1961

Plane crash of Tu-104B AP UGVF in Sverdlovsk

  • Date of the crash: 16.03.1961, the
  • The time of the crash: 13: 10
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: Sverdlovsk region, Nizhneisetsky pond, Sverdlovsk
  • Type of aircraft: Tu-104B
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR42438
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: West Siberian territorial administration GVF
  • Flight: 068 

Chronology of events:

Right aircraft plane separated from the fuselage, and remained in a ruined building. The plane, continuing to move deeper into the shore, ran into another group of trees and stopped in 1 220 m from the point of initial contact with the surface and 350 m from the pond. The fuselage into three parts raskololsya- - from the frame to the tail 42, 26 from 42 to the frame, from the nose to the frame 26. All three of the fuselage close to each other were. Before the fuselage rolled over 180 degrees. There was no fire.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 51: 10 41 crew members and passengers. On the ground was 2 people. Total killed 7 people: 2 crew members, passengers and 3 2 people on earth.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: climb
  • Identified causes of the crash: equipment failure
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Tu-104B
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-42438
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 24.07.1959
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 920805
  • Hours aircraft: 1600
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 789
  • Engines: A A 912060 1022170
Flight data:
  • Flight: 068
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: West Siberian territorial administration GVF
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Sverdlovsk (Koltsovo)
  • Flying in: Leningrad (Pulkovo)
  • Original item: Khabarovsk
  • Ultimate Location: Leningrad (Pulkovo)

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