Plane crash in Lee-2 Bykovo airport. 1948
Plane crash in Lee-2 Bykovo airport. 1948

Plane crash Li-2 Moscow Directorate GVF Bykovo Airport

  • Date of the crash: 04.09.1948, the
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the plane crash: airport Moscow (Bykovo)
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL4498
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: transport Moscow Aviation Administration CAF (CAF Muta)

Chronology of events:

The crew, being in the dark, made the earth touch left poluubrannym chassis and the first engine blades. The plane lost two lobes, continued flying with the left roll before facing the left wing of the pillars of the wire fence and post the telephone line. Right screw zaflyugirovalsya due to short-circuit due to impact of the poles. The plane has fallen after 150 m in gardens, I burned. 5 radio operator and passengers died. 8 people were injured.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 24: 4 20 crew members and passengers. Total killed 6 people: crew 1, 5 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: take-off
  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L4498
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Moscow Transport Aviation Administration CAF (CAF Muta)
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • I flew from Moscow (Bykovo)
  • Flying in: Kharkov
  • Original item: Moscow (Bykovo)
  • A final point: Simferopol
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC SI hollnich
  • radio operator Ignatieff