Date & Time: Mar 2, 2013 at 1344 LT
Type of aircraft:
Skydiving / Paratroopers
Rybinsk - Rybinsk
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Rybinsk-Yuzhny Airport, the crew encountered engine problems and elected to make an emergency landing. The aircraft impacted trees and crashed in a snowy wooded area located 2 km from the airport. All 14 occupants evacuated safely. Nevertheless, one skydiver was slightly injured but refused to go to hospital. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Engine failure for unknown reasons.