- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: July 25, 1971
Time: 08:35
Location: Near Irkutsk, Russia
Operator: Aeroflot
Flight #: 1912
Route: Novosibirsk - Irkutsk
AC Type: Tupolev TU-104B
Registration: CCCP-42405
cn / ln: 820202
Aboard: 126   (passengers:118  crew:8)
Fatalities: 97   (passengers:93  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: While landing at Irkutsk Airport the aircraft landed short of the runway after an excessive rate of sink. The left wing separated and the plane burst into flames. Procedural errors by the crew.
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