In Memory
Two crewmembers lost their lives in the Yegoryevsk accident of May 23, 1978.
Serve this page as a tribute to their memory.

Crew of Tu-144D (CCCP-77111)

O.A. Nikolaev
Flight Engineer

V.L. Venediktov
Flight Engineer
Their dedication, together with that of all the test-pilots of Russia, is honoured in the Memorial of Verifiers in Akhtubinsk, where a huge “Wing of Icarus” made in steel, will remember them forever.