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Last updated: 3 December 2021
Datum:Donnerstag 16 November 1967
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic IL18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyuschin Il-18V
Fluggesellschaft:Aeroflot, International Civil Aviation Directorate
Kennzeichen: CCCP-75538
Werknummer: 184007002
Baujahr: 1964
Anzahl Zyklen der Zelle:2111
Triebwerk: 4 Ivchenko AI-20K
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 8 / Insassen: 8
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 99 / Insassen: 99
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 107 / Insassen: 107
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:2,9 km (1.8 Meilen) E of Sverdlovsk-Koltsovo Airport (SVX) (   Russland)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Sverdlovsk-Koltsovo Airport (SVX/USSS), Russland
Flug nach:Tashkent Airport (TAS/UTTT), Usbekistan
Shortly after takeoff from Sverdlovsk (now called Ekaterinburg) , an engine caught fire. The propeller could not be feathered. Manoueverability at maximum takeoff weight with propeller causing drag was low. The crew lost control at a height of 200 m and the Il-18 crashed into a plowed field at a 37 degrees right bank and at a speed of 440 km/h.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Sverdlovsk-Koltsovo Airport to Tashkent Airport as the crow flies is 1813 km (1133 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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