Loss of control Accident Ilyushin Il-62 CCCP-06156, Thursday 25 February 1965
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Date:Thursday 25 February 1965
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL62 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Ilyushin Il-62
Owner/operator:Ilyushin Design Bureau
Registration: CCCP-06156
MSN: 30001
Year of manufacture:1963
Engine model:Lyulka R-7PB
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 17
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Moskva-Zhukovsky (Ramenskoye) Airport (ZIA) -   Russia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Moskva-Zhukovsky (Ramenskoye) Airport (ZIA/UUBW)
Destination airport:Tashkent Airport (TAS/UTTT)
An Ilyushin Il-62 jetliner was destroyed when it crashed on takeoff from Moscow's Ramenskoye Airport. Ten of the seventeen crew members were killed.
The airplane involved in the accident was the Ilyushin Il-62 prototype which first flew on January 2, 1963.
At the time of the accident it was departing on a test flight to Tashkent and Ashgabat. Takeoff was made at maximum takeoff gross weight.
On takeoff the nose pitched up to a high angle of attack and the airspeed dropped. The airplane climbed to 3-4 meters and then collided with a concrete fence. It impacted the ground and burst into flames.


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  • 64th worst accident in 1965
  • 12th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • worst accident of this aircraft type at the time


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