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Crash of an Antonov AN-2 in Novoshchendrinskaya

Date & Time: Jul 16, 2019
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
RA-3098K
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The pilot, apparently sole on board, was engaged in a crop spraying mission when he was forced to attempt an emergency landing following engine problems. The aircraft crashed onto a farm located in Novoshchedrinskaya, about 15 km north of Gudermes. The pilot and four people in the farm were injured.

Crash of a Tupolev TU-154 in Grozny

Date & Time: Dec 25, 1993 at 1229 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
RA-85296
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Moscou-Grozny
MSN:
78A296
YOM:
1978
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
165
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0

Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2 in Kalinovskaya: 1 killed

Date & Time: Jun 2, 1977 at 1220 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
CCCP-55795
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Kalinovskaya - Kalinovskaya
MSN:
1G51-08
YOM:
1964
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Aircraft flight hours:
8587
Circumstances:
From May 28 till May 31, the airplane was dispatched in Kalinovskaya for spraying missions on behalf of the Lenin's kolkhoz. While parked, a technician decided to takeoff and to make a local tour. Shortly after takeoff, while flying at a height of 500 meters, he lost control of the airplane that descended by at an angle of 60° and crashed in flames in an open field. The sole occupant was killed.
Probable cause:
The technician was not intoxicated and the assumption that the accident was the consequence of suicide was not ruled out.

Crash of a Douglas C-47B-15-DK near Gudermes: 6 killed

Date & Time: Jan 22, 1945 at 1140 LT
Operator:
Registration:
CCCP-L963
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Baku – Makhachkala – Grozny – Simferopol
MSN:
15099/26544
YOM:
6
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
6
Aircraft flight hours:
133
Circumstances:
After take off from Makhachkala, the visibility was poor and the crew was following the railway track up to Grozny. But the pilot lost his orientation when the aircraft hit the slope of Mt Terski located near Gudermes. All five occupants were killed. At the time of the accident, weather conditions were below minima.
Probable cause:
Controlled flight into terrain.