Aeroflot Flight 542

Aeroflot Flight 542Tuesday March 2, 1965
Crashed into mountainous area while en route. Failure of the rudder assembly.

Crash Details

DateTuesday March 2, 1965
LocationNear Aradan, Russia
Passengers27
Crew4
Fatalities31
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeLi-2
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-54971
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Near Aradan, Russia
Aeroflot
Li-2
1965