Plane crash in Lee-2 Vilyuisk. 1951
Plane crash in Lee-2 Vilyuisk. 1951

Plane crash Li-2 Yakut Ctrl-I GVF (46 ATO) in Viliuisk

  • Date of the crash: 12.08.1951, the
  • The time of the crash: 07: 02
  • Country of the crash: the USSR
  • Place the plane crash: airport Vilyuysk
  • Aircraft type: Li-2
  • Registration of aircraft: SSSRL4314
  • Name of air carrier Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division :: Yakut territorial administration GVF, 46 atoms

Chronology of events:

At the height of 70-80 m decided to go to the second round, as by this time the chassis will not be released completely. At first, missed the chassis have been removed. Then he took the right engine failure. The plane began to lose altitude and speed. The plane while attempting to land a left turn reverse course fell on the left wing and 07: 02 collided with the ground. Cabin crew collapsed, the fuselage cracked in half. Division left-wing plane.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 16: 5 11 crew members and passengers. Total killed 2 people: 2 passengers.

Details of the crash:

  • Phase of flight: a missed approach
  • Identify the causes of the crash: the shortcomings in the design, equipment failure, crew error
Data on the plane:
  • aircraft Brand: Lee-2
  • Aircraft ID: USSR-L4314
  • Country where registered aircraft: the USSR
  • Serial number of the aircraft: 18427409
Flight data:
  • Tour type: Transport
  • The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)
  • Division: Yakut territorial administration GVF, 46 atoms
  • The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR
  • Flying from: Vilyuysk
  • Flying in: Nyurba
  • Original item: Yakutsk
  • A final point: Nyurba
Additional information:
Information about the crew:
  • KBC Vitaly Nesterovich Rūda
  • Flight Instructor Gregory A. Ladyzhyn
  • copilot Ruslan Tolstoy
  • mechanic Fedor Karasev
  • radio operator, Vladimir Semenovich Simonenko