Aeroflot Flight 1661

Aeroflot Flight 1661Wednesday April 1, 1970
The aircraft crashed after colliding with a weather balloon and disintegrated in the air.

Crash Details

DateWednesday April 1, 1970
LocationNovosibirsk, Russia
Passengers40
Crew5
Fatalities45
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeAntonov AN-24V
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-47751
Flight OriginKrasnoyarsk
Flight Destination Novosibirs
Novosibirsk, Russia
Aeroflot
Antonov AN-24V
1970