Accident MiG-25P , Tuesday 10 January 1978
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Date:Tuesday 10 January 1978
Time:14:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
MiG-25P
Owner/operator:786 IAP Soviet Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Gorodetsky District, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast -   Russia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Pravdinsk Air Base
Destination airport:Pravdinsk Air Base
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
MiG-25P of 786 IAP crashed on approach to land at Pravdinsk Air Base in adverse weather conditions. Captain Vitaly Konyukhov was killed.

Sources:

http://avvakul.ru/forum/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=845
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nizhny_Novgorod_Oblast
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pravdinsk_(air_base)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Apr-2017 08:20 JF Added
02-May-2021 09:53 JF Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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