Date & Time: Oct 17, 1978 at 1821 LT
Lanovtsy - Lanovtsy
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The crew was engaged in a crop spraying mission near the village of Lanovtsy and completed several manoeuvre during all day. At the end of the afternoon, he informed ground that the mission was over and while completing a last circuit at low altitude, he lost control of the airplane that crashed on a small hill located 1,5 km southwest of Lanovtsy. The aircraft was destroyed and both occupants were killed.
Loss of control at low level after the crew was distracted and failed to pay attention while flying at an altitude below that prescribed.