Aeroflot Flight 608

Aeroflot Flight 608Thursday May 4, 1972
Crashed on approach. The plane entered an area of severe wind. Windshear. ATC error. Current weather was not passed on to the plane.

Crash Details

DateThursday May 4, 1972
LocationBratsk, USSR
PassengersUnknown
CrewUnknown
FatalitiesUnknown
SurvivorsUnknown
Aircraft TypeYakovlev YAK-40
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-87778
Flight Origin Irkutsk
Flight Destination Bratsk
Bratsk, USSR
Aeroflot
Yakovlev YAK-40
1972