Accident Ilyushin Il-76MD CCCP-76679,
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Date:Thursday 2 April 1987
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Ilyushin Il-76MD
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: CCCP-76679
MSN: 0063467014
Engine model:Soloviev D-30KP
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Lake Sivash -   Russia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Dzhankoy Air Base (UKFY)
Destination airport:Dzhankoy Air Base (UKFY)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two Soviet Air Force Ilyushin 76's (CCCP-76679 and CCCP-76685) were practising a formation flight at night. Due to a navigational error both aircraft collided and crashed into Lake Sivash.


Michael Roch/Soviet Transports
Scramble 496


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