Plane crash in Lee-2 Karkinitsky Bay. 1947
Plane crash in Lee-2 Karkinitsky Bay. 1947

Plane crash Li-2 Ukrainian administration GVF in Karkinitsky Bay

  • Date of the crash: 21.06.1947, the
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Location of the crash: the Black Sea, the Gulf of Karkinitsky
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL4138
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: Ukrainian territorial administration GVF

Chronology of events:

Because of an engine failure during flight route over the Black Sea pilot performed an emergency landing in 2 km from the shore to the water. The aircraft sank minutes later 15. Drowning commander, radio operator and 6 passengers. Other fishermen rescued.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 29: 4 25 crew members and passengers. Total killed 8 people: crew 2, 6 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight
  • Identified causes of the crash: equipment failure
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L4138
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Ukrainian territorial administration GVF
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
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