Accident Lisunov Li-2 ,
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Date:Monday 13 November 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lisunov Li-2
MSN: 1849506
Year of manufacture:1943
Total airframe hrs:791 hours
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:12 km NW of Stanislav -   Russia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The aircraft operated on a flight from Stanislav (now Ivano-Frankivsk) to an area behind the German lines when it returned to
Lvov instead of Stanislav by mistake. The flight crew continued on to Stanislav immediately but encountered difficulty in finding the airfield at Stanislav at night in fog. The aircraft had to go around four times. During the fifth approach it touched tree tops at a
height of 50 metres and crashed in a forest.


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