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Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Fecha:jueves 20 noviembre 1975
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-24B
Operador:Aeroflot / Belarus
Registración: CCCP-46349
Numéro de série: 97305708
Año de Construcción: 1969
Horas Totales de la Célula:9445
Ciclos:8146
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 18 / Ocupantes: 46
Total:Fatalidades: 19 / Ocupantes: 50
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:17 km (10.6 milles) W of Kharkov Airport (HRK) (   Ucrania)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Rostov Airport (ROV/URRR), Rusia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Kharkov Airport (HRK/UKHH), Ucrania
Descripción:
The An-24 passenger plane, CCCP-46349, was damaged beyond repair in a controlled flight into terrain (CFIT) accident near Kharkov Airport (HRK). One crew member and eighteen passengers were killed; three crew members and 28 passengers survived the accident.
Air traffic control reported a wrong QNH setting to the crew. The altimeter was thus programmed with incorrect parameters, causing false altitude indications.
The readings of the barometric altimeter differed from the real altitude by 220 metres. On approach to Kharkov in clouds the crew ignored the warning of the ground proximity warning system and continued their descent until the aircraft hit trees, crashing into the slope of a hill.

The aircraft operated on a flight from Mineralnyye Vody to Gomel via Rostov and Kharkov.

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Distance from Rostov Airport to Kharkov Airport as the crow flies is 391 km (244 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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