Airplane Crash - Sochi, Russia 07/28/1962

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Sochi, Russia


Date07/28/1962
LocationSochi, Russia
OperatorAeroflot
TypeAntonov An-10A
RegistrationCCCP-11186
Cn/In0402003
Aboard81
Fatalities81
Ground0
SummaryStruck a mountain while attempting to land. Changes in the approach patterns for Sochi Airport, not approved by the State aviation authorities and without informing the flight crews about it. Inadequacies of flight control and crew training in the Sochi area and training for flights in mountainous regions in general.

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