Unfallbericht:The An-24 passenger plane was unable to gain altitude on takeoff. It hit a concrete wall, crossed a highway collided with buildings and caught fire. The passengers and crew were injured.
|Datum:||Freitag 18 April 1980|
|Fluggesellschaft:||Aeroflot, Moscow SPiMVL|
|Besatzung:||Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 5|
|Fluggäste:||Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 42|
|Gesamt:||Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 47 |
|Konsequenzen:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Unfallort:||Moskva-Bykovo Airport (BKA) (Russland)
|Flugphase:|| Start (TOF)|
|Betriebsart:||Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug|
|Flug von:||Moskva-Bykovo Airport (BKA), Russland|
|Flug nach:||Ulyanovsk/Baratayevka Airport (UWLL), Russland|
It appeared that the crew had not selected flaps for takeoff.
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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 Moskva-Bykovo Airport to Ulyanovsk/Baratayevka Airport as the crow flies is 661 km (413 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.