Plane crash Li-2 near Yerevan. 1954
Plane crash Li-2 near Yerevan. 1954

Plane crash Li-2 Armenian OAS CAF near Yerevan

  • Date of the crash: 27.01.1954, the
  • The time of the crash: 06: 17
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Armenian SSR, Kara-Dag, 12 km west Tsaghkashen
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL4105
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: Armenian private aviation group GVF

Chronology of events:

The crew 06: 10 reported again LOM span and decreased with the course of 30 degree (according meteorograph, reducing the matter to 06: 07). The crew 06: 14 reported on the beginning of a reversal of the standard rate and reduced 30 degrees. Communication then interrupted. The latter observation aircraft on the radar air defense was 06: 17. The plane was down in the Mount Nord-Bajazet towards the mountain Uch-Tapa. The plane, which was destroyed, obnaruzhen.v 28.01 snow on the eastern slope of Mount Kara-Dag (3231 m) 60-70 m from the top in 39 km from the airport in Yerevan, with a true track angle was 62 degree.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 6: 6 crew members. Total killed 6 people: 6 crew members.

Details of the crash:

  • A flight stage: reduction
  • Identified causes of the crash: ATC error, crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L4105
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 03.08.1950
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 18465507
  • Hours aircraft: 1930
  • Engines: 8111218 811573
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Other aerial works
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Unit: Armenian private aviation group GVF
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Yerevan
  • Flying in: Yerevan
  • Original item: Yerevan
  • A final point: Yerevan
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC instructor Sedrak A. Vasilian
  • KBC trainee Viktor Yanukovych Rehov
  • Shavarsh mechanic Nikolaevich Otaryan
  • radio operator Nikolay Serafimovich Pobedonostzev
  • bortaerologi:
  • Minas AshotovichApardyan 
  • Tamara Rozanov