ASN Aircraft accident Antonov An-2P RA-40280 Verkhnyaya Pesha, Arkhangelsk region
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Date:Thursday 6 November 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-2P
Operator:Naryan-Mar Air Enterprise
Registration: RA-40280
MSN: 1G221-10
First flight: 1986
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:20 km (12.5 mls) from Verkhnyaya Pesha, Arkhangelsk region (   Russia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Volokovaya Airport, Russia
Destination airport:Nizhnyaya Pesha Airport (ULAV), Russia
The engine failed en route between Volokovaya and Nizhnyaya Pesha. The pilots carried out a forced landing in a forest.

All engine powerloss
Forced landing outside airport



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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Volokovaya Airport to Nizhnyaya Pesha Airport as the crow flies is 36 km (22 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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