Accident description
Last updated: 22 September 2014
Status:Preliminary
Date:Sunday 2 December 2001
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin 76TD
Operator:Federal Border Guard Aviation Command
Registration: RA-76839
C/n / msn: 1023411375
First flight: 1992
Crew:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Passengers:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Total:Fatalities: 18 / Occupants: 18
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Novaya Inya (   Russia) show on map
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bratsk Airport (BTK/UIBB), Russia
Destination airport:Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Airport (PKC/UHPP), Russia
Flightnumber:9064?
Narrative:
An in-flight fire was reported at FL290. The freighter then disappeared off radar screens and was found to have crashed.

Classification:

Loss of control

Sources:
» Soviet Transports
» RIA Novosti


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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 Bratsk Airport to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Airport as the crow flies is 3527 km (2204 miles).

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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