Date & Time: Dec 19, 2017 at 1030 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Operator:
Registration:
RA-01460
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Narian-Mar – Haruta
MSN:
1G231-51
YOM:
1988
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
11
Pax fatalities:
4
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from Naryan-Mar Airport, while climbing, the crew initiated a turn to the right when the airplane lost height, made a 180 turn then stalled and crashed in a snow covered field. Four occupants were killed and nine others were injured.