Aeroflot Flight 831

Aeroflot Flight 831Monday June 23, 1969
A soviet air force plane carrying 91 paratroopers collided with a passenger airliner at 3,000 m. The IL-14 pilot changed altitude without permission to avoid storm clouds. Twenty-four killed on the IL-14 and 96 on the An12.

Crash Details

DateMonday June 23, 1969
LocationNear Poroslitsy, Russia
Passengers110
Crew10
Fatalities120
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin IL-14M / Antonov An-12BP
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-52018
Flight OriginMoscow
Flight Destination Chernihiv
Near Poroslitsy, Russia
Aeroflot
Ilyushin IL-14M / Antonov An-12BP
1969