Accident Ilyushin Il-12 CCCP-L1765, Tuesday 27 October 1953
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Date:Tuesday 27 October 1953
Type:Ilyushin Il-12
Owner/operator:Aeroflot, Far East Civil Aviation Directorate
Registration: CCCP-L1765
MSN: 93013102
Year of manufacture:1949
Total airframe hrs:4271 hours
Fatalities:Fatalities: 22 / Occupants: 27
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:6 km from Magadan-13 Airport -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Magadan-13 Airport (UHMT)
Destination airport:Okhotsk Airport (OHO/UHOO)
The Il-12 operated on a flight from Magadan to Khabarovsk with intermediate stops at Okhotsk and Nikolayevsk-on-Amur.
After takeoff from Magadan the aircraft barely gained altitude. It rolled left and right and fell from the height of 50-70 m to the ground, 6 km from the airfield.
On the tail, ice up to 5 mm thick was found and on the upper surface of the wing up to 6 mm was observed.
Additionally the aircraft departed with at 996 kg over the maximum takeoff weight.



  • 21st worst accident in 1953
  • 11th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 5th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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