Charter - IRS Aero Flight LDF -9601/02

Charter - IRS Aero Flight LDF -9601/02Monday November 19, 2001
Residents heard a loud noise and saw flames in the night sky as the aircraft clipped treetops and summer homes before crashing into a snowy forest. Wreckage was spread over a 1.5 mile area. Serious maintenance violations and operational procedures were discovered during the investigation of the accident.

Crash Details

DateMonday November 19, 2001
LocationKalyazin, Russia
Passengers18
Crew9
Fatalities27
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin 18V
OperatorCharter - IRS Aero
RegistrationRA-75840
Flight OriginKhatanga
Flight Destination Moscow
Kalyazin, Russia
Charter - IRS Aero
Ilyushin 18V
2001