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Last updated: 20 October 2021
Datum:vrijdag 7 december 1973
Type:Tupolev Tu-104B
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Aeroflot / Georgia
Registratie: CCCP-42503
Constructienummer: 021901
Bouwjaar: 1960
Aantal vlieguren:18300
Aantal vluchten:10983
Motoren: 2 Mikulin AM-3M-500
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 5 / inzittenden: 7
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 11 / inzittenden: 68
Totaal:slachtoffers: 16 / inzittenden: 75
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Moskva-Domodedovo Airport (DME) (   Rusland)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Mineralnye Vody Airport (MRV/URMM), Rusland
Vliegveld van aankomst:Moskva-Domodedovo Airport (DME/UUDD), Rusland
Vluchtnummer: 964
A Tupolev 104B passenger plane, operated by Aeroflot's Georgia division was destroyed in a landing accident at Moskva-Domodedovo Airport (DME), Russia. There were 68 passengers and seven crew members on board. Eleven passengers and five crew members died in the accident.
Flight 964 took off from Kutaisi Airport (KUT), Georgia at 15:41, bound for Moskva-Domodedovo Airport (DME). Because of poor weather at Moscow, the flight diverted to Mineralnye Vody Airport (MRV) were it landed at 18:37. When the weather had improved, the flight took off at 20:43, again bound for Moscow.
The flight was vectored for the approach to Domodedovo. During the approach the airplane was at first 100 m to the right of the localizer. This was overcorrected with the airplane being 60 m to the left of the localizer. The airplane approached the runway with a 10-15 degree bank to the right. Shortly before touchdown the movement to the right had to be arrested and the crew banked aggressively to the left at a 30-45 degree bank. The wing touched ground and the airplane touched down hard. It slid off the runway into the snow and caught fire.

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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Mineralnye Vody Airport en Moskva-Domodedovo Airport bedraagt 1288 km (805 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
  • 28e ongeval
  • 18e dodelijk ongeval
  • 11e zwaarste ongeval (toen het plaatsvond)
  • 16e zwaarste ongeval (op dit moment)
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