Plane crash of the Yak-40 near Zhdanov. 1977
Plane crash of the Yak-40 near Zhdanov. 1977

Plane crash Yak-40 near the Ukrainian CAA Zhdanov

Date of the crash: November 30.03.1977, XNUMX

Time of the crash: 08:39

Country of the crash: the USSR

Location of the crash: Ukrainian SSR, near the airport Zhdanov

aircraft Brand: Yak-40

Registration of aircraft: CCCP87738

Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

Subdivision: Ukrainian CAA of Dnepropetrovsk

Flight: N925

Chronology of events:

The plane crashed into the reinforced concrete pillar on the territory of the BPRM, the height of 9 m and the power elements of the right wing and the caisson collapsed. On the plane, as a result of abundant fuel emissions, a fire broke out. The middle engine turned off at the same time, there was an unparable right heeling. With the right bank continuing to increase (to 40-45 degrees), the plane touched the ground in 610 m from the end of the strip to the right and to the right of its axis (from the point of impact on the pole at 140 m). Then he hit with a roll more than 420 degrees about the ground on the right side of the fuselage. The airplane on impact turned to the right to 90 degrees, the fuselage partially burned and collapsed. The plane crash took place in 135: 08: 39 in 34 m from the KTA with an azimuth of 1500 degrees between the end of the strip and the BPRM. 180 passengers and 5 crew member were killed. 3 passenger and crew member were injured.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 28: 4 24 crew members and passengers. Total killed 8 people: crew 3, 5 passengers.

Details of the crash:

Phase of flight: approach

Identify the causes of the crash: ATC error, the error of the crew.

Data on the plane:

aircraft Brand: Yak-40

Aircraft ID: CCCP87738

Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 02.03.1970

The serial number of the aircraft: 9010310

Hours aircraft: 5894

The cycles of use of the aircraft: 6777

Engines: N5031069 N5422050 N5242039

Flight data:

Flight: N925

Tour type: Regular passenger

The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

Division: Ukrainian CAA of Dnepropetrovsk

The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

Flying from: Dnipropetrovsk

Flying in: Zhdanov

Original Location: Dnepropetrovsk

A final point: Zhdanov

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

KBC Alexander pribytok (died)

the co-pilot Valery Perepadenko (died)

mechanic Yevgeny Kurbatov (died)

Flight Valentine Arkadevna Prima