Plane crash of Tu-124V near Murmansk. 1965
Plane crash of Tu-124V near Murmansk. 1965

Plane crash of Tu-124V CAA North near Murmansk

  • Date of the crash: 10.11.1965, the
  • The time of the crash: 15: 57
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: Murmansk region, 2 km from the AER. Kilpi-Yavr, near Murmansk
  • Type of aircraft: Tu-124V
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR45086
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: North CAA of Leningrad
  • Flight: 99 

Chronology of events:

There was a separation of the right plane. Fuselage on the ice stopped in 1562 m from the beginning of the strip (838 m from BMB), quickly sank by selling it. Soldiers with LMM were able to save a couple of sunken aircraft passengers. Cockpit stopped in 166 meters to the left of the fuselage on the ice and fell through the ice and in the shallow waters of the lake in the middle of a small island. It partially sank. All crew members, in addition to the navigator, were able to leave it.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 64: 7 57 crew members and passengers. Total killed 32 people: crew 2, 30 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach
  • Identified causes of the crash: ATC error, crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Tu-124V
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-45086
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 21.08.1965
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 5351801
  • Hours aircraft: 357
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 300
  • Drive: With 844266 844261
Flight data:
  • Flight: 99
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: North CAA of Leningrad
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Leningrad (Pulkovo)
  • Flying in: Murmansk
  • Original Location: Leningrad (Pulkovo)
  • A final point: Murmansk
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Donat Samuilovich Nekludov 
  • copilot DA Kunesh
  • YM navigator Vishnu (the deceased)
  • mechanic VI Romanov
  • FI radio operator Petrov
  • steward AE Artsybashev
  • Manager Chistyakov (killed) 

The cabin was not partly flooded, but went under the water completely. The door to the cockpit jammed in a slightly open state and the second pilot got into the remaining slot, and the flight mechanic got out through the window.