Crash of an Ilyushin II-76MD in Tver

Date & Time: Jun 27, 2012 at 0029 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
RA-76761
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Tver - Tver
MSN:
0073479401
YOM:
1987
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was engaged in a training mission and was performing touch and goes manoeuvre at Tver-Migalovo Airport. By night, aircraft landed hard and nose gear penetrated the floor just behind the cockpit. Aircraft came to rest on runway and was considered as damaged beyond repair as the fuselage was wrinkled in the front part. All crew escaped uninjured. It is likely that due to a wrong approach configuration, aircraft landed nose first with a high aerodynamic acceleration.

Crash of an Ilyushin II-76 in Bagram AFB: 9 killed

Date & Time: Jul 6, 2011 at 0010 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
4K-AZ55
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Bakou-Bagram
MSN:
2053420680
YOM:
2005
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
9
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
While on approach to Bagram AFB at night, while descending to 12,500 feet, aircraft hit a mountain and was destroyed by impact forces. All nine crew were killed. Aircraft was carrying 18 tons of cargo for NATO forces based in Bagram Air Base.

Crash of an Ilyushin II-76TD in Karachi: 12 killed

Date & Time: Nov 28, 2010 at 0148 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
4L-GNI
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Karachi - Khartoum
MSN:
43452546
YOM:
1982
Flight number:
MGC4412
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
8
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
12
Circumstances:
Shortly after take off from Karachi-Jinnah Airport runway 25L, while climbing, aircraft stalled and crashed in a a huge explosion on a building under construction, five kilometers from the airport. All eight occupants were killed as four person in the building, most probably workers who were sleeping at the time of the accident. Aircraft was carrying 31 tons of tents on a supply mission to Khartoum, Sudan.
Probable cause:
It is suspected that an engine failed shortly after take off following a bird strike. This was not confirmed yet by the Pakistan authorities.

Mishap with an Ilyushin II-76 in Ivanovo

Date & Time: Nov 7, 2009
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
RA-86894
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
0013432977
YOM:
1981
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
6200
Circumstances:
Crew lined up on runway and obtained permission to take off so increased power on all four engines. Simultaneously, engine number three detached from its pylon, fell on the ground and rolled for 150 meters before coming to a halt. All occupants were unhurt while the aircraft was considered as damaged beyond repair and withdrawn from use in Ivanovo-Severny AFB.
Probable cause:
Engine number three detached on take off.

Crash of an Ilyushin II-76 in Mirnyy: 11 killed

Date & Time: Nov 1, 2009 at 0849 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
RF-76801
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Mirnyy-Irkoutsk
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
11
Circumstances:

The aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff from runway 24 at Mirnyy airport. It climbed to a height of 20-30 metres, banked right and crashed in a huge ball of fire. All eleven occupants were killed.

Crash of an Ilyushin II-76 in Varamin: 7 killed

Date & Time: Sep 22, 2009 at 0930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
5-8208
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Tehran - Tehran
MSN:
0083484542
YOM:
1988
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
While flying south of Tehran, crew declared an emergency following an engine failure and elected to return. On descent to runway 29L, the radome located on the roof detached and hit the tail. Out of control, aircraft crashed in an open field near Varamin. All seven occupants were killed.

Crash of an Ilyushin II-76 in Entebbe: 11 killed

Date & Time: Mar 9, 2009 at 0540 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
S9-SAB
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Entebbe - Mogadishu
MSN:
073410301
YOM:
1977
Location:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
11
Circumstances:
Shortly after take off at night, while climbing, the aircraft nose dived and crashed into Lake Victoria, 10 km south from Entebbe airport. All 10 occupants were killed among them 3 Army Officer from Burundi and one Army Officer from Uganda. They were flying to Mogadishu on behalf of the American operator Dynacore.

Crash of an Ilyushin II-76 in Makhachkala: 4 killed

Date & Time: Jan 15, 2009 at 2110 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
RA-76825
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1003404136
YOM:
1990
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:

In poor visibility due to fog, the crew did not stop and ran into the runway while another Ilyushin II-76MD registered RA-76827 was landing in the same time. The landing aircraft hit the cockpit of RA-76825 with its right wing and an explosion occurred. 4 crew members were killed. The landing aircraft was carrying 31 people and was slightly damaged.

Crash of an Ilyushin II-76 in Khartoum: 4 killed

Date & Time: Jun 30, 2008 at 0700 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
ST-WTB
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Khartoum-Juba
MSN:
1003499994
YOM:
1990
Flight number:
BBE700
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Captain / Total flying hours:
15634
Captain / Total hours on type:
4794.00
Circumstances:

Just after take off from Khartoum-Haj Youssouf airport, the aircraft banked left 45° before crashing one km from airport. All 4 occupants were killed. Both left engines failed after rotation.