Aeroflot

Aeroflot Thursday June 28, 1962
The plane crashed into a mountain during an approach to Adler Airport. The accident was caused by a change in approach patterns to the airport on the part of controllers without approval from aviation authorities. Lack of training by the carrier for flights into mountainous regions.

Crash Details

DateThursday June 28, 1962
LocationNear Adler, Russia
Passengers74
Crew7
Fatalities81
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeAntonov AN-10A
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP11186
Flight OriginLvov
Flight Destination Sochi
Near Adler, Russia
Aeroflot
Antonov AN-10A
1962