Plane crash of Tu-144D in Yegoryevsk district, Moscow region. 1978
Plane crash of Tu-144D in Yegoryevsk district, Moscow region. 1978

Plane crash of Tu-144D Voronezh aircraft factory in Egorievsk district of Moscow region

Date of the crash: November 23.05.1978, XNUMX

Time of the crash: 18:55

Country of the crash: the USSR

Location of the crash: Moscow region, Yegoryevsk district, near the village. Kladkovo

aircraft Brand: Tu-144D

Registration of aircraft: SSSR77111

Name of air carrier: MAP of the USSR, the Voronezh Aircraft Plant

Chronology of events:

The aircraft landed on the engine nacelles, almost without heels, at 150 m from the forest borders, on a damp, even plowed field near the village of Klad'kovo, Yegoryevsky district (38 ° 51'38 "east longitude, 55 ° 23'41" north latitude, approx. 46 Km to the southeast of the end of the 30 strip of the Ramenskoye airfield) in 18: 55: 18 with retracted slats, retracted landing gear, at a speed of about 380 km / h. The plane over the field moved about 620 m, losing fuel and collapsing. The crew through the windows left the plane, leading engineers - through the front left door. When the plane was destroyed, two flight engineers were killed. The plane was still burning about 1 an hour. Fire extinguished soldiers of the fire department. The wing center, parts of the nacelle, most of the fuselage that remained in the fire zone, the tail of the fuselage with most of the keel burnt to the ground.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 8: 8 crew members. Total killed 2 people: 2 crew members.

Details of the crash:

Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight

Identified causes of the crash: equipment failure

Data on the plane:

aircraft Brand: Tu-144D

Aircraft ID: SSSR77111

Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 18.04.1978

The serial number of the aircraft: 10062

Hours aircraft: 9

The cycles of use of the aircraft: 5

Engines: 704 12812 705 706

Flight data:

Tour type: Test

Aviation Company: MAP USSR, the Voronezh Aircraft Plant

The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

I flew from Moscow (Ramenskoye)

Flying in Moscow (Ramenskoye)

Original: Moskva (Ramenskoye)

A final point: Moscow (Ramenskoye)

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

The commander Edward Vaganovich Yelyan - injuries

The co-pilot Vladislav Dmitrievich Popov - injuries

Skipper Viktor Vyazigin - injury

Flight Engineer (with remote control) Oleg Nikolaev - died

Flight engineer Vyacheslav Leonidovich Venediktov - died

Leading engineer Vitaliy M. Kulish - unscathed

Chief Victor A. Isayev sector - injuries

Head of Sector Vladislav Stolpovsky - injury

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