Narrative:The An-2 crashed and burned 2 km from the airfield while attempting the forced landing in a swampy forest near Uraj, Tyumen region following an engine failure.
|Date:||Monday 15 July 1991|
|C/n / msn:|| 1G232-28|
|First flight:|| 1988|
|Total airframe hrs:||1701|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 11|
|Total:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 13 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||1 km (0.6 mls) from Uraj Airport (URJ) ( Russia)
|Phase:|| Initial climb (ICL)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Uraj Airport (URJ/USHU), Russia|
|Destination airport:||Sovetsky (USHS), Russia|
The engine failed due to corrosion of a motion rod of the discharge valve of cylinder No. 4.
» Soviet Transports
» Dmitriy Yertsov
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Uraj Airport to Sovetsky as the crow flies is 150 km (94 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.