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Last updated: 18 June 2018
Fecha:jueves 14 noviembre 1996
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 2T
Operador:Komi Avia
Registración: RA-40309
Numéro de série: 1G221-39
Año de Construcción: 1986
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 13 / Ocupantes: 13
Total:Fatalidades: 14 / Ocupantes: 15
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Most Pyssa (   Rusia)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Most Pyssa Airfield, Rusia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Koslan Airfield, Rusia
An Antonov 2 biplane, RA-40309, was destroyed when it crashed shortly after takeoff from Most Pyssa, Russia.
The Komi Avia plane operated on a flight from Koslan to Vazhgort, Puchkoma, Chuprova, Vazhgort, Most Pyssa and back to Koslan. The flight to Most Pyssa was uneventful. But weather was deteriorating and it was snowing during the 20 minutes the plane was parked at Most Pyssa. The crew decided to continue for the last leg of the flight, but they failed to remove the snow from the wings prior to departure.
As the An-2 was turning left immediately after takeoff, the airplane stalled and crashed into a forest. A fire broke out.

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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 Most Pyssa Airfield to Koslan Airfield as the crow flies is 77 km (48 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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Antonov An-2

  • 18000 built
  • 556th loss
  • 187th accidente fatal
  • 2nd worst accident (a la hora)
  • 4th worst accident (actualmente)
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