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Last updated: 11 August 2020
Datum:vrijdag 9 december 1955
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lisunov Li-2
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Aeroflot, Far East Civil Aviation Directorate
Registratie: CCCP-L4993
Constructienummer: 23443306
Bouwjaar: 1952
Aantal vlieguren:4021
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 5 / inzittenden: 5
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 16 / inzittenden: 16
Totaal:slachtoffers: 21 / inzittenden: 21
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Tordoki Yani (   Rusland)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Airport (UUS/UHSS), Rusland
Vliegveld van aankomst:Khabarovsk Airport (UHHT), Rusland
The Lisunov Li-2 departed Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk at 16:51 hours local time on a flight to Khabarovsk. Last radar contact with the flight was at 18:37 after which radar coverage of the flight route was not available. The aircraft failed to arrive at Khabarovsk.
The wreckage was located on December 21, on the southeastern slope of the Tordoki-Yani Sikhote-Alin range at an altitude of 1,750 m (20 m below the summit).
The meteorological condition over the mountains in the accident region was characterized by the presence of a strong northwesterly wind, a speed near the ridge of 85-90 km/h, directed almost perpendicular to the ridge, as well as powerful descending air currents on the southeastern slopes of Tordoki-Yani mountain.



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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Airport en Khabarovsk Airport bedraagt 590 km (369 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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Lisunov Li-2

  • ca 5000 built
  • 168e ongeval
  • 118e dodelijk ongeval
  • 12e zwaarste ongeval (toen het plaatsvond)
  • 14e zwaarste ongeval (op dit moment)
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