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Plane crash IL-12 near the river port of Kazan. 1953
Plane crash IL-12 near the river port of Kazan. 1953

Plane crash IL-12 Muta CAF on the Volga River near Kazan river port

  • Date of the crash: 30.04.1953, the
  • The time of the crash: 21: 37
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: Tatar ASSR, the Volga River near Kazan
  • Aircraft type: IL-12
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL1777
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: transport Moscow Aviation Administration CAF (CAF Muta), 65 Common
  • Flight: 35 

Chronology of events: The plane was losing height rapidly. The commander decided to make an emergency landing on the Volga River and made it near the shore near the river port of Kazan. The plane began to fill with water. Door cockpit load of debris, which was placed in front of the passenger cabin. The door has been released with the help of the passengers. According to the testimony of passengers, the crew announced that the plane performed an emergency landing on the rocks at the water. Some of the passengers for this reason, instead of immediately leave the sinking plane, began to wear garments and collect their belongings. The plane plunged into the water quickly and at a depth of m 18 sank. Crew members and passengers left the plane and on the water held to approach locals on boats. One passenger, who put on his coat before leaving the plane, unable to hold water until the arrival of aid, drowned. Other members of the crew, the passengers were rescued. Data on victims: Total on board were people 23: 5 18 crew members and passengers. Total killed 1 people: 1 passengers. Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach
  • Identified causes of the crash: the reasons for non-standard
  • The organization, which investigated plane crash:
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Il-12
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L1777
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 24.03.1949
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 93013114
  • Engines: 829101533 829102036
Flight data:
  • Flight: 35
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Moscow Transport Aviation Administration CAF (CAF Muta), 65 Common
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • I flew from Moscow (Vnukovo)
  • Flying in: Kazan
  • Original item: Moscow (Vnukovo)
  • A final point: Novosibirsk (North)
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Rodion Suvorov
  • the co-pilot Anatoly Krestenko
  • flight engineer Nikolai Maltsev
  • radio operator VI Lopatin
  • steward Shlyapenko 


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