Plane crash Li-2 near the airport Kazan. 1951
Plane crash Li-2 near the airport Kazan. 1951

Plane crash Li-2 West Siberian administration GVF near Kazan airport

  • Date of the crash: 09.01.1951, the
  • The time of the crash: 22: 50
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: the Tatar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, near the airport Kazan
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL4359
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: West Siberian control CAF, 4 atoms

Chronology of events:

The plane hit the right plane at the height of 127-130 m on top of the mast unlit SHVRS. Right plane and pulled away with a wooden mast height m 152 fell on the territory of SHVRS. Fallen mast while the roof was destroyed wooden barrack. The plane is still 220-250 meters and flew into the field down to the south-west side SHVRS (in 1,3 km north-west of the border airfield Kazan) and burned.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 6: 5 1 crew members and passengers. Total killed 6 people: crew 5, 1 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach
  • Identify the causes of the crash: the reasons for non-standard error ATC, crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L4359
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 01.12.1947
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 18428406
  • Hours aircraft: 3640
  • Engines: 6211-2150 6211-004
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Truck
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Subdivision: West Siberian control CAF, 4 atoms
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • I flew from Moscow (Lyubertsy)
  • Flying in: Kazan
  • Original: Moskva (Lyubertsy)
  • A final point: Novosibirsk (North)
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • inspector, deputy early ZSU the flight. Service Grigory Gruzintsev
  • QC Gabriel D. Kuzyuk
  • second pilot trainee Nikolai Holodkov
  • mechanic Boris Savchenko
  • radio operator Paul Ignatievich Bobrov