Date & Time: Oct 19, 2005 at 1057 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Operator:
Registration:
RA-40943
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Nes-Oma-Nizhnyaya Pesha-Naryan-Mar
MSN:
1G216-43
YOM:
1985
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
13
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

While cruising at an altitude of 130 metres, the engine failed. The crew elected to make an emergency landing in the tundra near Labozhkoe, 47 km west from Naryan-Mar. While the aircraft was severely damaged, all occupants escaped unhurt.