Tu-154 in the Khabarovsk Territory. 1995
Tu-154 in the Khabarovsk Territory. 1995

Tu-154 in the Khabarovsk Territory

  • Date of the crash: 06.12.1995, the

  • Country air crash: Russia

  • Location of the crash: Khabarovsk region, 50 km. by Grossevichi village

  • Type of aircraft: Tu-154B

  • Registration of aircraft: RA85164

  • Name of air carrier: Khabarovsk United Air

  • Flight: 3925 / 3949

Chronology of events:

During the trip to Khabarovsk from Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk due to uneven pumping fuel from one tank to the other, there was a cross imbalance that caused the slow growth of the aircraft roll, not noticed by the crew time. The situation is complicated by misconfiguration aileron actuator, which provided the angle of deviation of less than normal.

It was seen dangerous situation, when the bank had already critical values. Were unsuccessful actions of the crew in regard to exit from a dangerous situation, the aircraft was in the failure mode, and with great vertical speed has fallen on a hillside covered with woods, in an uninhabited area of ​​the Sikhote-Alin. All those on board were killed.

Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 98: 8 90 crew members and passengers. Total killed 98 people: crew 8, 90 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight

  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error during maintenance error

Data on the plane:

  • aircraft Brand: Tu-154B

  • ID of the aircraft: RA-85164

  • Country where registered aircraft: Russia

  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 1976

  • Serial number of the aircraft: 76A164

Flight data:

  • Flight: 3925 / 3949

  • Tour type: Regular passenger

  • Aviation Company: Khabarovsk United Air

  • The country, which was registered aviation company: Russia

  • Flying from Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (saddle)

  • Flying in: Khabarovsk (New)

  • Original item: Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (saddle)

  • A final point: Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo)

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

  • KBC Victor K. Sumarokov

  • The co-pilot Vyacheslav Revidovich

  • The navigator Alexander A. Martinov

  • Flight Engineer Gregory A. Frost

  • Flight attendants:

  • Olga Panteleevna Shinkorenko

  • Irina Shirinov

  • Alexey Vovchenko

  • Irina G. Filippova

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