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Last updated: 23 April 2018
Datum:Freitag 16 Juni 1995
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonow 2P
Fluggesellschaft:Nikolayevski Aviation Enterprise
Kennzeichen: RA-07743
Werknummer: 1G159-18
Baujahr: 1975
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 11 / Insassen: 12
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 13 / Insassen: 14
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:22 km (13.8 Meilen) von Herpuchi (   Russland)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Herpuchi, Russland
Flug nach:Oktyabrsky Airfield, Russland
The An-2 passenger plane departed Poliny Osipenko, Russia on a domestic passenger flight to Nikolaevsk-on-Amur with stops at Herpuchi and Oktyabrsky. The flight entered an area of low clouds shortly after takeoff from Herpuchi. The airplane continued over rugged terrain with high hills, attempting to fly below the clouds.
The crew encountered rising terrain and were not able to avoid a collision with a forested slope. The biplane struck trees, crashed and caught fire.

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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 Herpuchi to Oktyabrsky Airfield as the crow flies is 52 km (32 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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.
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