Date & Time: Feb 15, 1958
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On a flight from the area of Mount Brown to the Mirny Ice Station, the pilot lifted off at low speed and retracted the gear too early, causing the aircraft to stall and crash. There were no casualties. The accident occurred sometime in February 1958 (exact date unknown).
Premature liftoff and premature retraction of the undercarriage at rotation.