ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 216379
Last updated: 17 February 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:18-OCT-2018
Time:16:53 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic L39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration: RF-34122/16 B
C/n / msn: 734218
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sea of Azov, Dolzhanskaya, Krasnodar Territory -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Yeysk (EIK)
Destination airport:EIK
Narrative:
A Russian military trainer jet, assigned to 859th Combat training and education center of Naval Aviation, crashed under unknown circumstances.
"Today, at about 5 p.m. Moscow time, when performing a scheduled training flight near the village of Dolzhanskaya of the Krasnodar Territory, an L-39 jet trainer crashed and fell into the water," the ministry said.
The location of body fragments of both pilots has been identified according the Russian Defense Ministry the 20-oct-2018.

Sources:

https://sputniknews.com/russia/201810181069004337-jet-crash-russia/
https://www.rt.com/newsline/441700-pilots-russia-jet-azov/
https://www.vesti.ru/doc.html?id=3073793&utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fzen.yandex.com
https://sputniknews.com/russia/201810201069068050-russia-plane-crash-bodies/
https://www.interfax.ru/russia/634305
http://lostarmour.info/aflosses/item.php?id=19421
https://russianplanes.net/planelist/Aero/L-39#operators


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Oct-2018 17:10 gerard57 Added
18-Oct-2018 18:07 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source]
18-Oct-2018 19:14 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative]
19-Oct-2018 09:44 Iceman 29 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Oct-2018 20:11 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
20-Oct-2018 21:29 Iceman 29 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Oct-2018 08:14 sinfu2a Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description