Plane crash of the Yak-40 in Zeya airport. 1981
Plane crash of the Yak-40 in Zeya airport. 1981

Plane crash of the Yak-40 ET CAA in Zeya Airport

  • Date of the crash: November 29.08.1981, XNUMX

  • Time of the crash: 20:31

  • Country of the crash: the USSR

  • Location of the crash: Zeya airport

  • aircraft Brand: Yak-40

  • Registration of aircraft: CCCP87346

  • Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Subdivision: Far CAA of the Annunciation

  • Flight: 674

Chronology of events:

The aircraft entered the low cloud cover when approaching the BMPM. The crew in violation of the NPP GA-78 continued to decline outside the zone of visibility of the earth, without going over to piloting by instruments. Decrease outside the zone of sight of the land contrary to common sense, continued after the signal "Dangerous height" triggered. Without leaving the cloud cover the aircraft collided with trees fell, collapsing, to the ground at 125 m to the right of the axis of the strip and at 350 m from the butt and partially burned. The plane crash occurred at the time of sunset at dusk. One passenger and two crew members (commander-trainee and inspector) were killed. 23 passenger and 3 crew members were injured. 5 passengers were not injured.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 34: 5 29 crew members and passengers. Total killed 3 people: crew 2, 1 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach

  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error, error ATC

Data on the plane:

  • aircraft Brand: Yak-40

  • aircraft Brand: CCCP-87346

  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 1975

  • Serial number of the aircraft :: 9511539

Flight data:

  • Flight: 674

  • Tour type: Regular passenger

  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

  • Department: Far CAA of the Annunciation

  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

  • Flying from Chita

  • Flying in: Zeya

  • Original item: Irkutsk

  • A final point: Blagoveshchensk

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

  • KBC VS Tyulenev