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Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2R in Kilia

Date & Time: Jun 27, 2017 at 1500 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
UR-19717
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Kilia - Kilia
MSN:
1G165-31
YOM:
1975
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a crop spraying mission when the engine lost power. The crew elected to make an emergency landing when the aircraft crash landed in a plantation. While the captain was unhurt, the copilot was slightly injured. The aircraft is apparently a write off.
Probable cause:
Loss of power on engine in flight.

Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2R in Pyatykhatki

Date & Time: Jul 21, 2013 at 0635 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
UR-ART
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1G234-55
YOM:
1989
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On a crop spraying flight in the Krasnoperekopsk district of the autonomous Republic of Crimea when the engine failed while the aircraft was flying at a height of some 35-40 metres. Crew attempted a forced landing in a rice field near Pyatykhatki but the wheels got stuck in the soft ground and the aircraft nosed over, coming to rest upside down. While both occupants were unhurt, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Engine failure caused by soot deposits in a discharge valve.