Narrative:Crashed into a forest following an engine failure. The aircraft had just taken off on a photo flight.
|Date:||Friday 27 June 2008|
|C/n / msn:|| 1G238-60|
|First flight:|| 1990|
|Engines:|| 1 Shvetsov ASh-62IR|
|Crew:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near Gryzlov ( Russia)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Nature:||Aerial Work (Calibration, Photo)|
|Departure airport:||Bolshoe Gryzlovo Airport, Russia|
The engine failure was the result of contaminated fuel. There was a lack of control over the quality of fuel during storage, transport and refueling, as well as poor safety oversight on the part of airline at locations outside the home base.
» RIA Novosti
» Information on safety No.4 / Rosaviatsija
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.