Date & Time: Jun 30, 2016 at 0610 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Registration:
RA-33462
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Novopokrovskoye - Novopokrovskoye
MSN:
1G228-12
YOM:
10
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
1
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Aircraft flight hours:
3370
Circumstances:
The pilot was engaged in a spraying mission with a load of herbicides on board, and he decided to embark a passenger in the early morning. While completing his seventh low pass and while turning to the left, the pilot lost control of the aircraft that hit the ground and disintegrated on impact. Both occupants were killed and the aircraft was destroyed by impact forces and a post crash fire.
Causes:
At the time of the accident, the presence of the passenger on board was illegal and both occupants were intoxicated.