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Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2 in Chernoye: 2 killed

Accident description

  • Sep 2, 2017
  • RA-35171
  • Flight
  • Demonstration
  • No
  • Airport (less than 10 km from airport)
  • Chernoye - Chernoye
  • 1G113-10
  • 30DEC1969
  • Chernoye, Moscow oblast
  • Russia
  • Asia
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 0
  • 2
  • The pilot and his passenger were taking part to an airshow at Chernoye Aerodrome, celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Antonov AN-2. The pilot was completing a steep turn to the left to join the grassy runway when the airplane lost height and struck the ground with its left wing and crashed in flames. Both occupants were killed and the aircraft was totally destroyed.