Date & Time: Jan 13, 2005 at 1720 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Registration:
RA-62597
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Vanavara-Tura
MSN:
1G177-44
YOM:
1978
Flight number:
TUR9368
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
The aircraft crashed in the Siberian region of Evenkiya on a flight from Vanavara to Tura. The pilote requested permission to land at Tura at 1720LT. This was the last contact with the crew. The single engine aircraft crashed into a 500 metres high hill close to the Bazhenov River, about 10 km south-east of Tura. The aircraft was completely destroyed but there was no explosion or fire. All nine on board were killed.