Date & Time: Feb 29, 2008 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Operator:
Registration:
RA-43990
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
1G211-09
YOM:
1985
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

On takeoff with tail wind, the skis hit the concrete perimeter wall of the airport and the aircraft crashed 20 metres behind that wall. All 4 crew escaped unhurt but the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.