Date & Time: May 6, 2010 at 1026 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Operator:
IE Batak SG
Registration:
RA-40373
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Goryachy Klyuch-Goryachy Klyuch
MSN:
1G222-52
YOM:
1986
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
4120
Aircraft flight cycles:
18409
Circumstances:
Shortly after take off from a remote terrain in


Goryachy Klyuch, Krasnodar region, aircraft stalled and crashed in a river shore. Both pilots were injured as the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
Engine misfiring after rotation due to fuel contamination. Investigation revealed that crew fueled the aircraft with 300 litres gazoline contamined by water.