Plane crash near Lee-2 abundant, Stavropol region. 1963
Plane crash near Lee-2 abundant, Stavropol region. 1963

Plane crash Li-2 Ukrainian TU GVF near abundant, Stavropol Territory

  • Date of the crash: 15.11.1963, the
  • The time of the crash: 18: 20
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Stavropol region, 10 km north of the village Izobilnoye (now Izobilnyi)
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR16139
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Ukrainian territorial administration GVF, 101 ao

Chronology of events: Manager instructed on how to stay echelon 2100 m. From the crew no objection. Last connection the crew has been with the crew of the aircraft IL-14 No.1505 in 18: 05. The crew in the future did not leave for communication and did not respond to requests. The wreckage of the plane was later found in a field at 10 km north of the village of Izobilnoe. It was revealed that the flight of the aircraft before plowing into the ground occurred with a course of 250-270 degrees (according to the location of the aircraft parts). This direction from the course of the route differs by 50-60 degrees. At the distance 850 m from the place of the fall of the fuselage, the left half of the stabilizer is found. Then along the path of the aircraft was the upper cladding of the right wing plane and the elements of the ailerons (at a distance of 250 and 180 m, respectively), as well as the right side of the stabilizer and the right-hand piece. The plane crashed into the ground almost vertically with the engines running, burned, exploded Data on victims: Total on board were people 6: 4 2 crew members and passengers. Total killed 6 people: crew 4, 2 passengers. Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight
  • Identify the causes of the crash: ATC error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-16139
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 21.06.1948
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 4104
  • Hours aircraft: 16084
  • Engines: KL-0414027-14575 PM
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Truck
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Ukrainian territorial administration GVF, 101 ao
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Baku
  • Flying in Dnipropetrovsk
  • Original item: Baku
  • A final point: Dnepropetrovsk
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Vladimir Korzh
  • the co-pilot Peter Ivanovich Khomenko
  • Ye navigator Alexander Kotelnikov
  • radio operator Alex Stepanovich Holovchenko