Accident description
Last updated: 24 November 2014
Status:Preliminary
Date:Sunday 12 March 1967
Time:14:28
Type:Ilyushin 14P
Operator:Aeroflot, Yakutsk Civil Aviation Directorate
Registration: CCCP-61657
C/n / msn: 6341801
First flight: 1956
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 16
Total:Fatalities: 15 / Occupants: 20
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:86 km (53.8 mls) from Yakutsk (   Russia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Olyokminsk Airport, Russia
Destination airport:Yakutsk Airport (YKS/UEEE), Russia
Narrative:
En route Olyokminsk to Yakutsk the right engine caught fire. The crew tried to force-land 86 km from Yakutsk in darkness and snowfall. The aircraft hit trees and crashed.

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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs 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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