Accident Ilyushin Il-12P CCCP-L1791,
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Date:Friday 13 May 1949
Type:Ilyushin Il-12P
Owner/operator:Aeroflot, Moscow Civil Aviation Directorate
Registration: CCCP-L1791
MSN: 93013208
Year of manufacture:1949
Total airframe hrs:51 hours
Fatalities:Fatalities: 25 / Occupants: 25
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:12 km from Novosibirsk-Severny (North) Airport -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Omsk Airport (OMS/UNOO)
Destination airport:Novosibirsk-Severny (North) Airport (UNCC)
The Il-12 operated on a flight from Moscow to Krasnoyarsk with en route stops at Omsk to Novosibirsk. While approaching Novosibirsk, it entered a heavy thunderstorm. The first officer and the radio operator were disabled by a lightning strike. The captain tried to leave the cloud but entered a zone of heavy rainfall with hail and squall with a visibility of 100-200 metres and seemed to have lost control during the descent. The aircraft crashed into a mound 12 km from the airport and caught fire.

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