Russ Air Transport Company

Russ Air Transport Company Saturday July 14, 2001
The cargo plane was taking off from Chkalovsky Airport with a load of construction material and cosmetics. After reaching a height of 150 feet, the plane the crashed and burned 1,600 feet past the end of the runway. The plane was overloaded by 15 tones.

Crash Details

DateSaturday July 14, 2001
LocationNear Moscow, Russia
Passengers0
Crew10
Fatalities10
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin IL-76
OperatorRuss Air Transport Company
RegistrationRA-76588
Flight OriginMoscow
Flight Destination Norilsk
Near Moscow, Russia
Russ Air Transport Company
Ilyushin IL-76
2001