Date & Time: Jun 8, 1964 at 1850 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cheremshan - Kazan
1 41 473 20
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The crew was on a positioning flight from Cheremshan to Kazan after he completed crop spraying operations in the region of Cheremshan. After takeoff, while climbing to a height of 25 meters, the airplane banked 50° then stalled and crashed in flames in a field located 160 metres outside of the airfield's perimeter. A pilot and the passenger were killed while three other occupants were injured. The aircraft was destroyed.
It was determined that the intoxicated crew flew unauthorized manoeuvre at low height shortly after lift-off. Control was lost.