Date & Time: Jul 26, 1990
Type of aircraft:
Landing (descent or approach)
Survey / Patrol / Reconnaissance
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The aircraft was engaged in a survey flight against potential forest fire, carrying two observers and three crew members. Upon landing on a remote strip in the region of Nerpo, the aircraft encountered strong winds and was unable to stop in time so it collided with trees and came to rest. All five occupants escaped uninjured and the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Unfavorable and winds encountered on landing.