ASN Aircraft accident Ilyushin Il-76TD RA-76839 Novaya Inya
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Status:Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Date:Sunday 2 December 2001
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin Il-76TD
Operator:Federal Border Guard Aviation Command
Registration: RA-76839
MSN: 1023411375
First flight: 1992
Crew:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Passengers:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Total:Fatalities: 18 / Occupants: 18
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Novaya Inya (   Russia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Bratsk Airport (BTK/UIBB), Russia
Destination airport:Anadyr Airport (DYR/UHMA), Russia
The Ilyushin Il-76TD operated on a flight from Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport in Russia to Anadyr. On board were 36 tons of cargo, including an aircraft engine and building materials.
The crew reported a fire on board while en route at an altitude of 9600 m and began an emergency descent. At an altitude of about 7000 m, the aircraft broke up into three parts. The wreckage crashed in the woods.

Inflight fire
Loss of control

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photo of Ilyushin-Il-76TD-RA-76839
accident date: 02-12-2001
type: Ilyushin Il-76TD
registration: RA-76839

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 Bratsk Airport to Anadyr Airport as the crow flies is 3963 km (2477 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of 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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Ilyushin Il-76

  • 938+ built
  • 45th loss
  • 22nd fatal accident
  • 7th worst accident (at the time)
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