Plane crash Li-2 in Kirovograd. 1963
Plane crash Li-2 in Kirovograd. 1963

Plane crash Li-2 SHVLP Kirovograd Kirovograd

  • Date of the crash: 01.02.1963, the
  • The time of the crash: 21: 32
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Ukrainian SSR, near Kirovograd
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSR71229
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Kirovograd SHVLP CAF

Chronology of events:

The persistent decline commander Frolov, though no earthly guidance and visibility starting fires due to the fact that he still hoped to go to visual flight, as in front of him on three minute intervals the same type of aircraft landed. Turn right aircraft for the roll angular velocity and the presence provoked a rapid course deviation arrow SP-48 and arrows EMS ARC-5 left with the same angular velocity, that could be perceived erroneously Frolov overflight LMM.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 11: 5 6 crew members and passengers. Total killed 4 people: 4 crew members.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach
  • Identified causes of the crash: crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-71229
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 21.07.1949
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 6003
  • Engines: 8121016 1114099
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Ferry
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Kirovograd SHVLP CAF
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Malaya Viska
  • Flying in: Kirovohrad
  • Original item: Malaya Viska
  • A final point: Kirovograd
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • Alex Nikiforovich Frolov com. 2 ae
  • Vladimir Buzenko pilot listener
  • Viktor Goncharenko mechanic instructor
  • Oleg Filippov mechanic trainee
  • Mikhail S. Garnaga radio operator instructor