Accident Ilyushin Il-14P 632, Saturday 5 April 1958
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Date:Saturday 5 April 1958
Time:c. 12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Ilyushin Il-14P
Registration: 632
Year of manufacture:1956
Fatalities:Fatalities: 14 / Occupants: 14
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Foping County, Hanzhong, Shaanxi Province -   China
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Chengdu Airport (CTU/ZUUU)
Destination airport:Beijing-Capital International Airport (PEK/ZBAA)
Crashed into a mountain (CFIT) when the crew violated the lowest safe altitude requirements on approach to Xi'an, Shaanxi Province. The captain of the accident flight had a history of descending to dangerously low altitude levels despite others' attempts to dissuade him.


Soviet Transports

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02-May-2024 09:11 RDV Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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