Date & Time: Oct 6, 2013 at 1425 LT
Type of aircraft:
Sevryukovo - Sevryukovo
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Illegal registration. Bought in 2000 and stored since. Repaired starting August 2013. Damaged beyond repair on the test flight when the engine failed in-flight. Aircraft made a forced landing in a field near Sevryukovo (Korocha district of the Belgorod region), nosed over and caught fire. The pilot and the sole passenger escaped unhurt. c/n unknown.
An investigation by the Interstate Aviation Committee revealed that the airplane carried a false registration and was flown without a certificate of airworthiness. Since the airplane was not officially registered, the IAC terminated their investigation.