Date & Time: May 18, 2004 at 1050 LT
Type of aircraft:
Ilyushin II-76
Registration:
4K-AZ27
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Taiyuan-Urumqi-Bakou-Riga
MSN:
00534 60827
YOM:
1985
Country:
China
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
Two minutes after takeoff, while climbing, the aircraft stalled and crashed near a farm located 10 km from airport. Weather was good at the time of accident with a wind of 36 km/h from 170°.