Plane crash of Tu-154A in Equatorial Guinea. 1976
Plane crash of Tu-154A in Equatorial Guinea. 1976

Plane crash of the Tu-154A TSUMVS in Equatorial Guinea

Date of the crash: November 01.06.1976, XNUMX

Time of the crash: 07:48

Country of the crash: Equatorial Guinea

Location of the crash: 7-8 km northwest of Ureki, on the Macias Nguema-Biyogo-(now on. Bioko)

aircraft Brand: Tu-154A

Registration of aircraft: CCCP85102

Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

Subdivision: MC MBC

Flight: SU418

Chronology of events:

Crew 07: 43 reported the altitude of 4200 m and requested permission for landing on the 05 band. The dispatcher authorized the landing and asked to be informed when the crew saw the lane. He also reported a corrected pressure value - 1014,0 mb. The crew did not subsequently communicate with the dispatcher. The crew in 07: 47-07: 48 reported to Moscow that it produces in Malabo a landing in 07: 52. The plane did not arrive at the airport. His quest began in the ocean and on the island. The Soviet pilot the helicopter Ka-26 President of Equatorial Guinea found in the jungle in the south of the mountain of San Carlos the crash site of a large aircraft. The search ground group arrived at the site of the 18.06 disaster. On the same helicopter. The plane collided with the gentle slope of the mountain covered with impassable jungle (slope 12-13 degrees) above sea level at an altitude of 750 m at the point with the coordinates of 08 ° 32 'Eastern longitude, 03 ° 18' northern latitude (in 52 km south from Malabo airport ), Collapsed completely and burnt. He approached the ground with a slight (10-12 degrees) heel and began to collide with the treetops. The wreckage was scattered on the territory of 200x380 m.

Data on victims:

Total on board were 45 human: 10 crew members and 35 passengers. Total killed 45 human: 10 crew members, 35 passengers.

Details of the crash:

Phase of flight: approach

Identified causes of the crash: the causes are unknown

Data on the plane:

aircraft Brand: Tu-154A

Aircraft ID: CCCP85102

Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 09.04.1975

The serial number of the aircraft: 75A102

Hours aircraft: 2120

The cycles of use of the aircraft: 1004

Engines: А82У41019 А82У52079 А82У51020

Flight data:

Flight: SU-418

Tour type: Regular passenger

The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

Subdivision: MC MBC

The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

I am flying from Luanda

I flew to Malabo

Original item: Luanda

A final point: Moscow (Sheremetyevo)

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

KBC Vladimir Fedorovich Ivchenko

the co-pilot Alexander Kuryanov

navigator Yuri Ilyinsky

navigator trainee Victor K. Pakulenko

Flight Engineer Boris Fedorovich Bunchuk

radio operator Nikolai Konovalov

senior flight attendant Alexander F. Shirokov

flight attendants:

Lydia Nesterovna Evstigneeva

Tatyana Mikulik

Svetlana Ruzakova