Date & Time: Jun 28, 2013 at 1100 LT
Type of aircraft:
Antonov AN-2
Operator:
Registration:
RF-00408
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Khabarovsk - Samarga
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
En route from Khabarovsk to Samarga, crew encountered technical problems and decided to return to Khabarovsk. Aircraft was not able to maintain a safe altitude so crew elected to carry out an emergency landing. Single engine aircraft hit trees and crashed in a dense wooded area. All nine occupants were injured, five of them seriously. Aircraft was damaged beyond repair.