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Date:Monday 24 June 1974
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin Il-18E
Operator:Aeroflot / Uzbekistan
Registration: CCCP-75405
MSN: 186009005
First flight: 1966
Total airframe hrs:19030
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Passengers:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 106
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 114
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:0,5 km (0.3 mls) from Tashkent-Yuzhny Airport (TAS) (   Uzbekistan)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tashkent-Yuzhny Airport (TAS/UTTT), Uzbekistan
Destination airport:Sverdlovsk-Koltsovo Airport (SVX/USSS), Russia
The Ilyushin had just taken off from Tashkent when the no. 1 engine suffered a bird strike. The aircraft, climbing through a height of 10-15 m, descended and crashed.

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» ICAO Unofficial Report 74/0609-0
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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Tashkent-Yuzhny Airport to Sverdlovsk-Koltsovo Airport as the crow flies is 1814 km (1134 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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