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Last updated: 23 September 2020
Date:Sunday 24 October 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic JU52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju-52/3m
Registration: CCCP-L37
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Asha (   Russia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Ufa Airport (UFA/UWUU), Russia
Destination airport:Chelyabinsk Airport (CEK/USCC), Russia
Crashed and burned out. Crew (pilot P. M. Nikitin) killed.

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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 Ufa Airport to Chelyabinsk Airport as the crow flies is 366 km (229 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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