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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71268
Last updated: 11 October 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic LX32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lilienthal X-32 Bekas
Owner/operator: Aeron, LLC
Registration: RA-0191G
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 km SE of Generalskoye, Engels region, Saratov obl -   Russia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
At distance of 150 meters from power line, pilot increased engine power to takeoff and then saw flock of birds. To avoid collision with birds, pilot returned to horisontal flight at altitude of 4 meters with simultaneous 60-70 degree bank turn at 70 km/h airspeed. Then left wing contacted ground, aircraft nosed over and fully destroyed.
Pilot is in the hospital.


Revision history:

09-Jan-2010 09:43 502 Added
21-Apr-2014 06:38 El_serj Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]

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