Aeroflot

Aeroflot Friday October 17, 1958
The plane was on a flight from Peking to Moscow at FL330 when it went out of control. The aircraft experienced extreme turbulence during a climb, stalled and plunged to earth and burned. The captain described everything as it happened as he attempted to recover from the uncontrolled descent, ending the radio transmission with a farewell.

Crash Details

DateFriday October 17, 1958
LocationNear Kanash, Russia
Passengers71
Crew9
Fatalities80
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeTupolev TU-104A
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-42362
Flight OriginPeking
Flight Destination Moscow
Near Kanash, Russia
Aeroflot
Tupolev TU-104A
1958