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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1111
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Date:28-JAN-2008
Time:10:42 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic L39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros
Owner/operator:Krasnodar Higher Air Force School, Russian Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kotelnikovo AFB, Volgograd -   Russia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Kotelnikovo AB
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crew has lost the control during the initial climb at altitude of 50 meters and crashed near Kotelnikovo Air Force Base. Pilot and instructor were ejected. Instructor died in the hospital few hours later while pilot is still in critical condition

Crew later named as graduate cadet Sergei Dedkov and Flying instructor Senior Lieutenant Sergei Gorshkov

Sources:

1. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://news.yandex.ru/yandsearch?cl4]url=top.rbc.ru/incidents/28/01/2008/136954.shtml&country=Russia
2. http://www.volgograd.ru/news/kriminal/2008/143255.news
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20170123042506/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/L_39_Albatros_AERO.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jan-2008 22:54 alex.barinov Added
25-Feb-2008 10:53 vlad2277 Updated
16-Jul-2008 11:53 harro Updated
02-Dec-2014 22:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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