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Last updated: 28 July 2021
Fecha:martes 5 marzo 1963
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic IL18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin Il-18V
Operador:Aeroflot / Turkmenistan
Registración: CCCP-75765
Numéro de série: 181003404
Año de Construcción: 1961
Horas Totales de la Célula:2098
Motores: 4 Ivchenko AI-20
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 8 / Ocupantes: 11
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 43
Total:Fatalidades: 12 / Ocupantes: 54
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Ashgabat Airport (ASB) (   Turkmenistán)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Krasnovodsk Airport (KRW/UTAK), Turkmenistán
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Ashgabat Airport (ASB/UTAA), Turkmenistán
Número de Vuelo: 191
The IL-18 flew an unstabilized apprpoach in below minima weather conditions as a result of a dust storm. It struck powerlines and approach lights and crashed about 200-300 m short of the runway. The fuselage broke and a fire erupted.

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Distance from Krasnovodsk Airport to Ashgabat Airport as the crow flies is 513 km (321 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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