Aeroflot Flight 7502

Aeroflot Flight 7502Monday January 15, 1979
The pilot switched off the de-icing system too early during the approach through clouds in icing conditions which resulted in the aircraft losing longitudinal stability and pitching over and crashed.

Crash Details

DateMonday January 15, 1979
LocationMinsk, Russia
Passengers9
Crew5
Fatalities13
Survivors1
Aircraft TypeAntonov AN-24N
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP46807
Flight OriginTallinn
Flight Destination Minsk
Minsk, Russia
Aeroflot
Antonov AN-24N
1979