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Last updated: 12 April 2021
Fecha:domingo 10 octubre 1971
Tipo:Tupolev Tu-104B
Operador:Aeroflot / Ukraine
Registración: CCCP-42490
Numéro de série: 021603
Año de Construcción: 1960
Horas Totales de la Célula:13062
Motores: 2 Mikulin AM-3M-500
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 7 / Ocupantes: 7
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 18 / Ocupantes: 18
Total:Fatalidades: 25 / Ocupantes: 25
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:10 km (6.3 milles) SW of Moskva-Vnukovo Airport (VKO) (   Rusia)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Moskva-Vnukovo Airport (VKO/UUWW), Rusia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Simferopol Airport (SIP/UKFF), Rusia
Número de Vuelo: 773
The airplane was climbing through an altitude of 1200 m after takeoff from Moskva-Vnukovo Airport (VKO) when an explosion occurred. An TNT explosive device weighing 0,4-0,8 kg had been placed between the cabin wall and a passenger seat in the rear of the cabin near frame 45.
The blast damaged skin, ribs and stringers on the left side and destroyed flight controls. The airplane rolled right and descended until it collided with the ground.

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Distance from Moskva-Vnukovo Airport to Simferopol Airport as the crow flies is 1186 km (741 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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Tupolev Tu-104

  • 207 built
  • 21st loss
  • 13th accidente fatal
  • 7th worst accident (a la hora)
  • 14th worst accident (actualmente)
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