- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: August 17, 1960
Time: 15:58
Location: Near Kiev, Ukraine
Operator: Aeroflot
Flight #: 36
Route: Cairo - Moscow
AC Type: Ilyushin IL-18B
Registration: CCCP-75705
cn / ln: 189001702
Aboard: 34   (passengers:27  crew:7)
Fatalities: 34   (passengers:27  crew:7)
Ground: 0
Summary: While en route the No. 4.engine caught fire. The fire extinguishing system was ineffective and the fire spread to the wing after which the fuel tanks exploded and the plane crashed.
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