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Last updated: 30 March 2020
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Date:Thursday 3 June 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lisunov PS-84
Operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: CCCP-L3932
C/n / msn: 1841410
First flight:
Total airframe hrs:1864
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:1,5 km (0.9 mls) NW of Zezevitovo (   Russia)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Chkalovsky Airport (CKL/UUMU), Russia
Destination airport:Vologda Airport (VGD/ULWW), Russia
Narrative:
The Li-2 took off from Chkalovsky Airport (CKL) on a flight to Belomorsk via Vologda (VGD). En route the fuel pressure dropped and the right engine stopped, soon followed by the left one. The crew tried to carry out a forced landing on a cutting in a forest but the aircraft hit tree tops, crashed and caught fire.

Classification:
All engine powerloss
Ditching

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Distance from Chkalovsky Airport to Vologda Airport as the crow flies is 392 km (245 miles).

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.
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