Narrative:The Li-2T RA-1300K, the only airworthy Li-2 in Russia, departed Myachkovo Airport at 17:25. After takeoff, one of the engines reportedly lost power. The pilot could not maintain altitude and the wing hit a three-storey building at Solnechnaya street, destroying the attic. The Li-2 crashed and broke up. The pilot and navigator were killed in the accident, as was a dog on the ground.
|Date:||Saturday 26 June 2004|
|C/n / msn:|| 23441605|
|First flight:|| 1952|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Total:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 5 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||2 km (1.3 mls) from Moskva-Myachkovo Airport (Russia)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Moskva-Myachkovo Airport (UUBM), Russia|
|Destination airport:||Kaluga-Grabtsevo Airport (KLF), Russia|
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.