Plane crash near Lee-2 Kirensk. 1949
Plane crash near Lee-2 Kirensk. 1949

Plane crash Li-2 Yakut management GVF near Kirensk

  • Date of the crash: 29.04.1949, the
  • The time of the crash: 12: 20
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Irkutsk Region, Perch, 117 km east Kirensk
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL4464
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: Yakut territorial administration GVF, 14 atoms

Chronology of events:

During the decrease in bad weather crashed into a mountainside perch at the height in meters 1300 117 km east of the airport and Kirensk 70 km east-southeast of the established air route. 10 survivors were evacuated only 8 May from the crash site.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 24: 6 18 crew members and passengers. Total killed 14 people: crew 3, 11 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight
  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L4464
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Yakut territorial administration GVF, 14 atoms
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from Yakutsk
  • Flying in: Kirensk
  • Original item: Yakutsk
  • A final point: Novosibirsk (North)
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Ivan Kuzmich Vysotsky (died)
  • Flight Instructor AS Danilenko (died)
  • copilot NI Krutov
  • mechanic VS Neganov
  • radio operator ZE Alexeenko
  • navigator Zakharov (died)