Date & Time: May 9, 2014 at 1630 LT
Type of aircraft:
PZL-Mielec AN-2
Operator:
Registration:
RF-00446
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Terbuny – Gryazi
MSN:
1G236-07
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On a positioning flight from Terbuny to Gryazi (Lipetsk oblast) when the engine lost power shortly after take off. Aircraft collided with a power line and crash landed in a field, suffering considerable damage. Both pilots and all 7 passengers escaped unhurt.
Probable cause:
Engine failure.