Narrative:According to press reports an intoxicated pilot took four passengers on a flight near Tersky in the Buddenovsk district, Stavropol territory. The airplane banked sharply and crashed. The gust locks of both ailerons and one flap had not been removed before the flight.
|Date:||Sunday 23 April 2006|
|Operating for:||ROSTO Shahty|
|C/n / msn:|| 1G218-05|
|First flight:|| 1986|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4|
|Total:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near Tersky ( Russia)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Departure airport:||Tersky, Russia|
|Destination airport:||Tersky, Russia|
The official registration, RF-00451, had been altered crudely as "RF-30451".
Flightcrew member's alcohol, drug usage
Loss of control
» Soviet Transports
» Ministry of Emergency Situations (MChS) of Russia
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.