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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82948
Last updated: 9 July 2020
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Date:14-OCT-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8
Owner/operator:Aeroflot
Registration: CCCP-25927
C/n / msn: 5562
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:150 km from Chersky, Yakutsk Region -   Russia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Chersky
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During landing the crew lost the visible coastline of the lake. The crew reduced the pitch of rotor and increased the pitch, as a result of the helicopter began to lose altitude and airspeed. In the blizzard helicopter with a large vertical speed landed on thin ice and sank. The crew emerged, the fishermen on board were drowned, along with a helicopter.

Sources:

http://www.airdisaster.ru/database.php?id=471


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Nov-2010 11:25 krasatpi Added

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