Aeroflot

Aeroflot Sunday December 31, 1961
The plane crashed about 3 km southwest of the airport on a second attempt to land at Mineral Waters. Inattention of the crew due to unnecessary interactions among the crew.

Crash Details

DateSunday December 31, 1961
LocationNear Mineral Waters, Russia
Passengers110
Crew9
Fatalities32
Survivors87
Aircraft TypeIlyushin IL-18B
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-75757
Flight OriginTbilisi
Flight Destination Mineral Waters
Near Mineral Waters, Russia
Aeroflot
Ilyushin IL-18B
1961