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Last updated: 7 August 2020
Fecha:sábado 19 julio 1952
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lisunov Li-2
Operador:Aeroflot / Latvia
Registración: CCCP-L4197
Numéro de série: 18420702
Año de Construcción: 1945
Horas Totales de la Célula:5948
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Riga-Spilve Airport (   Letonia)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Riga-Spilve Airport (EVRS), Letonia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Riga-Spilve Airport (EVRS), Letonia
The Li-2 operated on a training flight from Riga-Spilve at night when the crew made a mistake in handling the fuel system so that both engines flamed out during a go-around. The aircraft lost speed, stalled while flying a left turn and crashed at the perimeter of the airfield.



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