Accident
Last updated: 2 August 2014
Status:
Datum:Dienstag 19 April 1977
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonow 24
Fluggesellschaft:Soviet Air Force
Kennzeichen: registration unknown
Werknummer:
Baujahr:
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 6
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 15 / Insassen: 15
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 21 / Insassen: 21
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Moe (   Estland) show on map
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Pärnu Airport (EEPU), Estland
Flug nach:Tapa Airport (EETA), Estland
Unfallbericht:
The Antonov 24 was carrying Sukhoi Su-9 pilots from the PVO fighter regiment at Tapa. On finals, the airplane flew too low in bad visibility caused by snow flurry. The wing collided with the chimney of a spirit factory. The aircraft made half a roll, crashed and burnt out.

Informationsquelle:
» Michael Roch (e-mail 19-06-2006)


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Distance from Pärnu Airport to Tapa Airport as the crow flies is 124 km (77 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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