Date & Time: May 7, 1982
Type of aircraft:
Antonov AN-2
Operator:
Registration:
CCCP-02183
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Kemerovo – Novokuznetsk – Tashtagol
MSN:
1122 473 02
YOM:
13
Country:
Russia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
3
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
2
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
5
Aircraft flight hours:
16746
Aircraft flight cycles:
20227
Circumstances:
On the leg from Novokuznetsk to Tashtagol of a flight from Kemerovo to Tashtagol when encountered below minima weather conditions (low clouds and rain), failed to return, deviated from the prescribed flight path to the left by 8 km and crashed at a height of 1,050 metres into the wooded slope of cloud-covered Mount Pustag (1,570 metres), some 25 km north of Tashtagol (at N52°58' E87°54'). All 3 crew, including a check pilot, and both passengers were killed.