Aeroflot / Soviet Air Force Flight 8381

Aeroflot / Soviet Air Force Flight 8381Friday May 3, 1985
Midair collision as the Tupolev-134A prepared to land and the Antonov An-26 just took off. Violations by the civil approach and military controllers. Misidentification of both aircraft. Seventy-one killed on the TU134 and twenty-three on the Antonov.

Crash Details

DateFriday May 3, 1985
LocationNear L'vov, Ukraine, USSR
Passengers73
Crew3
Fatalities76
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeTupolev TU-134A / Antonov An-26
OperatorAeroflot / Soviet Air Force
RegistrationCCCP65856/26492
Flight OriginTallin
Flight Destination L'vov
Near L'vov, Ukraine, USSR
Aeroflot / Soviet Air Force
Tupolev TU-134A / Antonov An-26
1985