Aeroflot Flight 40

Aeroflot Flight 40Friday July 6, 1962
The crew reported losing the right engine. The plane lost altitude as the crew tried to make it to Tashkent. The aircraft crashed into a cotton field, broke in three and caught fire.

Crash Details

DateFriday July 6, 1962
LocationNear Tashkent, Uzbekistan, USSR
Passengers33
Crew5
Fatalities11
Survivors27
Aircraft TypeIlyushin IL-14
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-91554
Flight OriginBukhara
Flight Destination Tashkent
Near Tashkent, Uzbekistan, USSR
Aeroflot
Ilyushin IL-14
1962