Date & Time: May 19, 2004 at 1040 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Operator:
Aray-Avia
Registration:
UN-70276
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Kyzylorda-Bozoy-île de Vozrozhdenia
MSN:
1G139-35
Country:
Kazakhstan
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
10
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:

After takeoff from Bozoy airport, the single engine aircraft stalled and crashed in a field located near the runway end. Among the 12 occupants on board, three were seriously injured and the aircraft was written off. Investigators said that the aircraft stalled due to overloaded. All occupants were doctors who have to reach Vozrozhdenya Island for a anti-plague program. A passenger died few hours later.