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

Plane crash Li-2 Volga control CAF Ufa

  • Date of the crash: 09.11.1946, the
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the crash: Bashkir ASSR, Ufa
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL4145
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: Volga management GVF

Chronology of events:

The pilot decided to land on the ground, picked up from the air. But the plane after the turn turned directly over the city and the commander decided to still go to the airport for landing. He gave takeoff serviceable engine. The engine due to overheating of the power lost. The plane began to fall over the city. The pilot turned the aircraft toward the White River. Hitting the trees on the bank of the river wing, Li-2 fell into the forest burned.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 7: 4 3 crew members and passengers. Total killed 6 people: crew 3, 3 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: the approach
  • Identify the causes of the crash: equipment failure, crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L4145
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Regular passenger
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Volga management GVF
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Kuibyshev
  • Flying in: Sverdlovsk (Koltsovo)
  • Original item: Kuibyshev
  • A final point: Sverdlovsk (Koltsovo)
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC MF Kirillov
  • copilot SM Tishchenko
  • mechanic ME Kirillov
  • radio operator AP Il'ichev