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Last updated: 11 August 2020
Fecha:miércoles 27 mayo 1987
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-2R
Operador:Aeroflot / Latvia
Registración: CCCP-70501
Numéro de série: 1G144-12
Año de Construcción: 1973
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:de la costa de Visby (   Suecia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Ilegal
Aeropuerto de Salida:Saldus, Letonia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
The pilot stole an An-2 and fled to Sweden. He ditched the aircraft and swam to the shore of Gotland Island where he requested political asylum.
The Antonov is now on display at the Gotlands Försvarsmuseum.

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photo of Antonov-An-2R-CCCP-70501
accident date: 27-05-1987
type: Antonov An-2R
registration: CCCP-70501
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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