Accident Antonov An-2R CCCP-70218, Wednesday 29 May 1985
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Date:Wednesday 29 May 1985
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-2R
Owner/operator:Aeroflot, Leningrad Civil Aviation Directorate
Registration: CCCP-70218
MSN: 1G138-36
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Leningrad-Rzhevka Airport -   Russia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Leningrad-Rzhevka Airport (RVH/ULSS)
Destination airport:Leningrad-Rzhevka Airport (RVH/ULSS)
The engine lost power immediately after takeoff. Attempting to make a forced landing, the An-2 struck trees and crashed.


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