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Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2T in Olsztyn

Date & Time: Jun 8, 2014 at 1115 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
SP-FDZ
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Olsztyn - Olsztyn
MSN:
1G74-73
YOM:
1967
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
3460
Captain / Total hours on type:
490.00
Copilot / Total flying hours:
875
Copilot / Total hours on type:
205
Circumstances:
The single engine aircraft was completing local skydiving missions from Olsztyn Airport. Following a successful flight, the crew was returning to the airfield. On short final, the engine lost power. The aircraft lost height, collided with trees and crashed in a wooded area, coming to rest about 200 metres short of runway. Both pilots were injured and the aircraft was destroyed.
Probable cause:
The following findings were identified:
- Engine malfunction due to fuel shortage,
- Lack of fuel gauge monitoring on part of the crew,
- Poor crew coordination,
- Failure of the crew to respond with appropriate action when the warning light showing a lack of fuel came on.
Final Report:

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

Date & Time: Jul 29, 1986
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
SP-WZH
Flight Phase:
MSN:
1G184-42
YOM:
1979
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances. Occupant fate unknown.

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

Date & Time: Oct 5, 1983
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
SP-WWK
Flight Phase:
MSN:
1G177-01
YOM:
1977
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances. Crew fate unknown.

Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2TP near Gierłoż

Date & Time: May 31, 1980
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
SP-ANC
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
MSN:
1G25-11
YOM:
1962
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances while on a test flight. Occupant fate unknown.

Crash of a PZL-Mielec AN-2 in Dybowo

Date & Time: Jun 6, 1979
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
SP-WWG
Flight Phase:
MSN:
1G173-58
YOM:
1977
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances. Occupant fate unknown.

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

Date & Time: Jul 5, 1978
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
SP-WSS
Flight Phase:
MSN:
1G168-35
YOM:
1976
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances. Crew fate unknown.

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

Date & Time: May 29, 1978
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
SP-WOY
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1G163-04
YOM:
1976
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
While flying at low height, the single engine airplane struck tree tops, nosed down and crashed. The pilot, sole on board, was injured.