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Crash of an Antonov AN-74-200 in Barneo

Date & Time: Apr 3, 2015
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
RA-74056
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Longyearbyen – Barneo
MSN:
470 98 951
YOM:
5
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
10
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
4883
Aircraft flight cycles:
1690
Circumstances:
The approach to the Barneo Ice Station was completed in poor weather conditions. In low visibility, the aircraft touched down hard with an acceleration of 2,4 g. This caused the right main gear to partially collapse and the aircraft came to rest in a nose up attitude. All 17 occupants escaped uninjured and despite the fact that the damages were slight, it was decided to abandon the aircraft that would not be repaired.

Crash of an Antonov AN-2 in Nekrasovka

Date & Time: Jun 28, 2013 at 1100 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
RF-00408
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Schedule:
Khabarovsk - Samarga
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
En route from Khabarovsk to Samarga, crew encountered technical problems and decided to return to Khabarovsk. Aircraft was not able to maintain a safe altitude so crew elected to carry out an emergency landing. Single engine aircraft hit trees and crashed in a dense wooded area. All nine occupants were injured, five of them seriously. Aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2 in Russia

Date & Time: Oct 9, 2003 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
RA-01440
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Schedule:
Olenyok-Amakinskaya
MSN:
1G231-20
YOM:
1988
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

While flying at 3,700 feet, the engine exploded and stopped. The crew elected to carry out an emergency landing in a field located 49 km from Amakinskaya airport. On landing, the aircraft hit small trees and crashed. The engine problem was caused by a fatigue fracture on the number one cylinder. Both pilots escaped unhurt. The aircraft was carrying 5 barrels of gazoline.