Plane crash of the Tu-154B in the district Maksatikha. 1978
Plane crash of the Tu-154B in the district Maksatikha. 1978

Plane crash of the Tu-154B Azerbaijan CAA in the district Maksatikha

Date of the crash: November 19.05.1978, XNUMX

Time of the crash: 13:32

Country of the crash: the USSR

Location of the crash: Kalinin region, 5 km southeast Maksatikha

aircraft Brand: Tu-154B

Registration of aircraft: CCCP85169

Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

Subdivision: CAA Azerbaijan, Baku OJSC

Flight: 6709

Chronology of events:

The crew after the landing took active measures to evacuate passengers. Some passenger seats were torn off the anchorages when forced to land. Three passengers (two women and a military man - the captain) did not leave the plane and were killed. The cause of their death is not established due to the destruction of the bodies of fire. According to the testimony of the crew members, the man-passenger was overwhelmed with torn chairs. Touched the legs of a girl 1971 year of birth. Two crew members returned to the plane, but could not release the girl's legs and therefore left the plane in view of the approaching fire, intensifying heat, smoke. The girl died. Flight instructor and 26 passengers were injured.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 134: 8 126 crew members and passengers. Total killed 4 people: 4 passengers.

Details of the crash:

Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight

Identify the causes of the crash: crew error, technical failure, deficiencies in the design

Data on the plane:

aircraft Brand: Tu-154B

Aircraft ID: CCCP85169

Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 02.09.1976

The serial number of the aircraft: 76A169

Hours aircraft: 3308

The cycles of use of the aircraft: 1567

Engines: А82У61002 А82У73183 А82У62103

Flight data:

Flight: 6709

Tour type: Regular passenger

The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

Division ^ CAA Azerbaijan, Baku OJSC

The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

Flying from: Baku (Bean)

Flying in: Leningrad (Pulkovo)

Original item: Baku (Bean)

A final point: Leningrad (Pulkovo)

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

KBC Anatoly Fedorov

copilot Edward A. Demons

navigator Valery Ashotovich Petrosov

flight engineer Vadim G. Potapov

flight engineer instructor Anatoly Chervyakov

flight attendants:

Irina Kirilenko Bogdanovna

Tatyana Yevtushenko

Galina Timofeeva

her name is Sultanova Leah!