- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: February 17, 1966
Time: 01:38
Location: Moscow, Russia
Operator: Aeroflot
Flight #: SU-065
Route: Moscow - Conakry
AC Type: Tupolev Tu-114D
Registration: CCCP-76491
cn / ln: 64M472
Aboard: 66   (passengers:47  crew:19)
Fatalities: 21   (passengers:8  crew:13)
Ground: 0
Summary: While taking off, the aircraft struck a snow drift with the left main landing gear. The pilot banked the plane to the right, causing the No..3 propeller to strike the runway. The airplane crashed and caught fire. The runway was not entirely cleared and the visibility was poor.
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