Aeroflot Flight 109

Aeroflot Flight 109Friday May 18, 1973
The aircraft broke up at FL 300. Detonation of a bomb in the cabin being carried by a hijacker.

Crash Details

DateFriday May 18, 1973
LocationChita, Siberia, USSR
Passengers72
Crew9
Fatalities81
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeTupolev TU-104A
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-42411
Flight OriginMoscow
Flight Destination Chita
Chita, Siberia, USSR
Aeroflot
Tupolev TU-104A
1973