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Accident description
Last updated: 25 June 2017
Date:Friday 10 May 2013
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 2R
Operator:Aero Scoroget
Registration: YR-LRA
C/n / msn: 1G195-09
First flight: 1982
Total airframe hrs:6598
Engines: 1 Shvetsov ASh-62IR
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Airplane damage: Substantial
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Strehaia (   Romania)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Sustained substantial damage in a forced landing at Strehaia, Romania. The engine had lost power about fifty minutes into the flight because of fuel shortage. The engine was fed from the left hand fuel tank only which had run dry.

The An-2 was engaged in aerial application of forests on behalf of the County Forestry Department.

Probable Cause:

The cause of the event:
Engine failure in flight due to lack of fuel in the tank.
Primary cause:
Human error, inadequate preparation before takeoff.

Accident investigation:
investigating agency: Civil Aviation Safety Investigation and Analysis Center (CIAS) - Romania
status: Final
number: NR. A14-01
released:16 January 2014
duration: 251 days (8 months)
download report: Raport final privind investiga?ia de siguran?? a avia?iei civile (CIAS NR. A14-01)



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