Date & Time: Sep 18, 2013 at 1213 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Operator:
Taks-Avia
Registration:
RA-33017
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Ust-Manya – Sovetsky – Nefteyugansk
MSN:
1G218-04
YOM:
4
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
5277
Aircraft flight cycles:
24822
Circumstances:
En route from Sovetsky to Nefteyugansk, while cruising at an altitude of 700 meters, the engine malfunctioned and the crew was forced to attempt an emergency landing. The aircraft came to rest in a swampy area located 38 km east of Zelenoborsk. Two crew and a passenger were injured while all four other occupants were unhurt. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
The engine malfunction was caused by the unauthorized usage of a substandard fuel.