Aeroflot

Aeroflot Thursday February 29, 1968
Cruising at flight level 260, some type of emergency developed. An abrupt descent was begun and accelerated until aerodynamic forces broke apart the plane. Cause unknown.

Crash Details

DateThursday February 29, 1968
LocationNear Bratsk, Russia
Passengers73
Crew9
Fatalities82
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin IL-18D
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-74252
Flight OriginKrasnoyarsk
Flight Destination Petropavlovsk
Near Bratsk, Russia
Aeroflot
Ilyushin IL-18D
1968