Aeroflot Flight 2953

Aeroflot Flight 2953Wednesday December 10, 1969
ATC lost contact with the aircraft shortly after it took off crashing into the ocean. Cause unknown. Probably a collision with a flock of birds.

Crash Details

DateWednesday December 10, 1969
LocationOff Makhachkala , Russia
Passengers12
Crew5
Fatalities17
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin 14P
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-52010
Flight OriginMakhachkala
Flight Destination Astrakhan
Off Makhachkala , Russia
Aeroflot
Ilyushin 14P
1969