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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 Khabarovsk: 18 killed

Date & Time: Dec 2, 2001 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
RA-76839
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Bratsk-Petropavlovsk-Khamchatsky
MSN:
10234 11375
YOM:
1992
Flight number:
9064
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
9
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
9
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
18

Crash of an Antonov AN-26 near the Spafaryev Island: 7 killed

Date & Time: May 5, 1990
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
52
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
The aircraft registered 52 (blue) was performing a flight from Magadan-56 Airport on behalf of the KGB and Border Guards. It crashed in unknown circumstances near the Spafaryev Island, killing all seven crew members.

Crash of an Antonov AN-26 in Nagurskoye

Date & Time: May 5, 1988
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
CCCP-26151
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On final approach to the ice strip of Nagurskoye (Alexandra Land, Franz Josef archipelago), the aircraft was caught by a wind shear, came down very hard and broke up. There were no casualties but the aircraft was written off. The wreckage was still there at N80.80316 E47.73037 by April 2012, mostly covered by snow.

Crash of an Ilyushin II-14 near Magadan: 7 killed

Date & Time: Jul 26, 1985
Type of aircraft:
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
Some 12 minutes after its takeoff from Magadan-Sokol Airport, while flying at a height of 400 meters, the twin engine aircraft hit the slope of Mt Komendant located in the Ola district, some 30 km northwest of Magadan, while performing a flight on behalf of the KGB / Border Guards. All 7 crew members were killed.