The explosion on board the Tu-104B near Vnukovo Airport. 1971
The explosion on board the Tu-104B near Vnukovo Airport. 1971

The explosion on board the Tu-104B Ukrainian CAA near Vnukovo

  • Date of the crash: 10.10.1971, the
  • The time of the crash: 20: 17
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Moscow region, near the village. Baranovo, Naro-Fominsk district
  • Type of aircraft: Tu-104B
  • Registration of aircraft: CCCP42490
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Ukrainian CAA of Boryspil
  • Flight: 773 

Chronology of events: It was found that an explosive charge weighing 400-800 grams of TNT was placed in the cargo area and on the floor of the passenger cabin bulkhead between about 45 pillar and bulwark of the left seat. The explosion took place after 7-15 seconds after take-off on the report. The explosion destroyed the lining, stringers and frames the left side, interrupted thrust rudder and height. At the height of 150-200 meters abeam Rogozinino separated from the plane of the results separately. The investigation finally completed in 1973, the culprit is not installed. The explosion on board the Tu-104B near Vnukovo Airport. 1971Data on victims:

  • Total on board were people 25: 7 18 crew members and passengers. Total killed 25 people: crew 7, 18 passengers.
Details of the crash:
  • Phase of flight: climb
  • Identified causes of the crash: unlawful interference with aviation
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Tu-104B
  • Aircraft ID: CCCP-42490
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 15.08.1960
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 021603
  • Hours aircraft: 13062
  • The cycles of use of the aircraft: 10452
  • Engines: A A 5441023 5210149
Flight data:
  • Flight: 773
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Ukrainian CAA of Boryspil
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • I flew from Moscow (Vnukovo)
  • Flying in Simferopol
  • Original item: Moscow (Vnukovo)
  • A final point: Simferopol
Additional information:

Information about the crew:
  • KBC Konstantin Romanovich Klyushnik
  • the co-pilot, Anatoly E. Vorobyevsky
  • navigator Vladimir A. Solodyannikov
  • mechanic Valentin Bezrodnyi
  • radio operator Viktor Obyedkov
  • Flight Svetlana Papushina
  • Flight Nesterovich Boris Marchenko
  • The crash killed actress Raisa Zvereva 

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