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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89126
Last updated: 21 September 2021
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Date:15-MAY-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito B Mk IV
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: DK296
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Sverdlovsk airfield -   Russia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Sverdlovsk airfield
Narrative:
Ex-RAF de Havilland Mosquito (ex.DK296), formerly flown by 105 Sqn as ('GB-G)', delivered to the Soviet Union for testing on 19 April 1944 by Soviet flight crew, is written off this date in landing accident at Sverdlovsk when pilot plk. Kabanov loses control with engines at low power setting, turns to port, runs off runway, shears off undercarriage and skids to a stop on its belly. Pilot and navigator kpt.Perevalov unhurt. This was the ninth flight of DK296 (which never received a Soviet serial) since it arrived in Russia and was the only Mosquito delivered to Russia. Plk.Kabanov was the Deputy Director of the Scientific Research Institute of the Air Force at this time, and had much experience flying foreign types
Crew:
Plk. A. I. KABANOV (pilot) RA - Ok
Kpt. P. I. PEREVALOV (nav.) RA - OK

Sources:

1. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_accidents_and-incidents involving_military_aircraft


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jan-2011 03:55 penguin832 Added
15-Feb-2011 14:44 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Aug-2014 08:32 Xindel X Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
13-Aug-2015 19:36 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
12-Dec-2015 19:20 Faun Updated [Aircraft type, Destination airport, Narrative]
04-Feb-2019 20:42 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Operator]
06-Mar-2021 22:11 Anon. Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative, Operator]
25-Jun-2021 12:35 Hillbill Updated [Aircraft type, Country]
25-Jun-2021 12:35 harro Updated [Location, Country]
02-Jul-2021 09:39 JF Updated [Operator]

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