Aeroflot Flight 227

Aeroflot Flight 227Monday October 13, 1969
The plane crashed 1,090 mshort of the runway while on approach A propeller accidently feathered when the de-icing system was activated causing the plane to lose altitude and crash.

Crash Details

DateMonday October 13, 1969
LocationNizhnevartovsk, Russia
Passengers52
Crew4
Fatalities24
Survivors32
Aircraft TypeAntonov An-24B
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-47772
Flight OriginSurgut
Flight Destination Nizhnevartovsk
Nizhnevartovsk, Russia
Aeroflot
Antonov An-24B
1969