Plane crash Li-2 near Sverdlovsk airport Koltsovo. 1949
Plane crash Li-2 near Sverdlovsk airport Koltsovo. 1949

Plane crash Li-2 Moscow GVF control near Sverdlovsk Koltsovo Airport

  • Date of the crash: 30.12.1949, the
  • The time of the crash: 05: 30
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: Sverdlovsk region, Sverdlovsk near the airport Koltsovo
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL4704
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: Moscow department of transport aircraft CAF (CAF Muta), 24 atoms
  • Flight: 1 

Chronology of events:

The plane lost console right plane and hit the ground nose part of the fuselage. the cockpit was completely destroyed. The plane is destroyed, the river flew and fell on the opposite bank. Call of the passenger, the co-pilot, flight engineer were killed. Radio operator instructor and commander seriously injured, radio operator trainee - small wounds. The aircraft was completely destroyed. No fire occurred.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 6: 5 1 crew members and passengers. Total killed 3 people: crew 2, 1 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: climb
  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L4704
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 17.12.1948
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 18431304
  • Hours aircraft: 1194
  • Engines: 6211-1691 6211-1710
Flight data:
  • Flight: 1
  • Tour type: Truck
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Moscow department of transport aircraft CAF (CAF Muta), 24 atoms
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Sverdlovsk (Koltsovo)
  • Flying in: Omsk (Central)
  • Original item: Moscow (Bykovo)
  • A final point: Vladivostok
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Matvei Zykov
  • the co-pilot Alexander Egorov
  • AI mechanic Molchanov
  • radio operator instructor Stepan S. Ryabushkin
  • radio operator trainee Valentin A. Sinkov
  • passenger service
  • NI pilot GVF Fedotov