Plane crash Li-2 in Orel. 1946
Plane crash Li-2 in Orel. 1946

Plane crash Li-2 Ukrainian UGVF in Orel

  • Date of the crash: 14.01.1946, the
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Orel region, near the village of Netrubezh, Kolpnyansky borough
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL4150
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: Ukrainian territorial administration GVF, 23 tao

Chronology of events:

After an hour 1 17 minutes from take-off took place at the height of the destruction of the aircraft 150-200 meters in the air. During the flight route by entering the height 400-600 m Rain, aircraft suffered severe icing. At the tail buffeting came with a margin of the far left of the elevator. The plane went into a spin, lost control. If you try to get out of the corkscrew load exceeded the design and it was structural failure of the aircraft.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 22: 5 17 crew members and passengers. Total killed 22 people: crew 5, 17 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: Horizontal (cruising) flight
  • Identify the causes of the crash: ATC error, weather conditions
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L4150
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Ukrainian territorial administration GVF, 23 tao
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Kharkov
  • Flying in Moscow (Vnukovo)
  • Original item: Kharkov
  • A final point: Moscow (Vnukovo)
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC ID Onishchenko 
  • mechanic Yumashev
  • copilot Makarevich
  • radio operator Savonova
  • mechanic trainee Kopeikin

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