Date & Time: Jul 19, 2012
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Registration:
RA-40934
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Pobeda - Pobeda
MSN:
1G216-14
YOM:
1985
Flight number:
9201
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was engaged in a forest patrol flight from Pobeda when the engine failed in flight due to low oil pressure. Crew made a forced landing on the road from Komsomolsk-on-Amur to Elban, near Padali (58 km from Komsomolsk), suffering damage to left main gear and the left lower wing. All 3 crew escaped unhurt. Aircraft later dismantled.
Probable cause:
Low oil pressure and engine failure in flight.