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Last updated: 19 October 2017
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Datum:Mittwoch 5 März 1947
Zeit:09:53
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-10-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Aeroflot / Georgia
Kennzeichen: CCCP-L952
Werknummer: 26319/14874
Baujahr: 1944
Betriebsstunden:2236
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 19 / Insassen: 19
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 23 / Insassen: 23
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Nizhnesvanetsky Range (   Georgien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Tbilisi Airport (TBS/UGGG), Georgien
Flug nach:Moskva-Vnukovo Airport (VKO/UUWW), Russland
Flugnummer:34
Unfallbericht:
On a flight from Tbilisi to Moscow, the crew decided to cut the route short and overfly the main ridge of the Caucasus. The aircraft entered clouds and impacted a mountain side.
The wreckage was found on 20 June 1947.

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Distance from Tbilisi Airport to Moskva-Vnukovo Airport as the crow flies is 1634 km (1021 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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