Aeroflot Flight 81

Aeroflot Flight 81Sunday December 4, 1960
The right engine caught fire. The crew initiated an emergency descent from which the right wing broke off causing the aircraft to crash.

Crash Details

DateSunday December 4, 1960
Location Chernovo, Russia
Passengers9
Crew5
Fatalities14
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin 14M
OperatorAeroflot
Registration CCCP-52091
Flight Origin Syktyvkar
Flight Destination Moscow
Chernovo, Russia
Aeroflot
Ilyushin 14M
1960