Aeroflot Flight W-4

Aeroflot Flight W-4Thursday September 3, 1970
Crashed into a mountain after the captain descended over mountainous terrain without knowing his position.

Crash Details

DateThursday September 3, 1970
LocationNear Leningrad, USSR
Passengers18
Crew4
Fatalities22
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeYakovlev YAK-40
OperatorAeroflot
RegistrationCCCP-87690
Flight OriginFrunze, Kyrgyzstan
Flight Destination Leninabad, Tajikistan
Near Leningrad, USSR
Aeroflot
Yakovlev YAK-40
1970