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Last updated: 26 November 2021
Date:Thursday 9 September 1982
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-2R
Operator:Aeroflot / Ukraine
Registration: CCCP-62663
MSN: 1G178-55
First flight: 1978
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Khorezm region (   Uzbekistan)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
The An-2 operated on a crop-spraying flight for the "Leningrad" Kolkhoz in the Khorezm region of Uzbekistan. Due to faulty maintenance the day before, the engine began to vibrate. Power was lost and the pilot carried out a forced landing in a cotton field. The An-2 collided with the embankment of an irrigation ditch, broke up and burnt out.


Forced landing outside airport

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