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Last updated: 22 October 2021
Fecha:miércoles 28 marzo 1951
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lisunov Li-2
Operador:Aeroflot / Latvia
Registración: CCCP-L4198
Numéro de série: 18420703
Año de Construcción: 1945
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Riga-Spilve Airport (   Letonia)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Riga-Spilve Airport (EVRS), Letonia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Riga-Spilve Airport (EVRS), Letonia
The aircraft operated on a training flight from Riga when it encountered below-minima weather conditions.
On final approach in heavy rain, the flight descended below the glide path. The landing gear collided with the bank of a river and the aircraft crashed.



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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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