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Accident description
Last updated: 6 October 2015
Date:Friday 8 February 1963
Type:Antonov 10A
Operator:Aeroflot, Komi Civil Aviation Directorate
Registration: CCCP-11193
C/n / msn: 0402104
First flight: 1960
Total airframe hrs:2156
Engines: 4 Ivchenko AI-20K
Crew:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:10,2 km (6.4 mls) E of Syktyvkar Airport (SCW) (   Russia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Syktyvkar Airport (SCW/UUYY), Russia
Destination airport:Syktyvkar Airport (SCW/UUYY), Russia
The An-10A operated on a night time check flight out of Syktyvkar Airport. While on final approach to the airport engines nr. 1, 2 and 3 flamed out due to due to air intake icing. The propellers could not be feathered and were on auto-rotation. The associated drag caused a loss of speed. Recovery was not possible and the airplane stalled and impacted a forest.

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