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Date:Sunday 19 September 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lisunov Li-2
Operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: registration unknown
MSN: 1849207
First flight: 1943
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:55 km (34.4 mls) E of Sasovo (   Russia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
After completing a combat mission the navigator lost his bearings. After running out of fuel, the crew made an emergency landing in a field 55 km east of Sasovo.

Classification:
Fuel exhaustion

Forced landing outside airport

Sources:
» Soviet Transports
» war.airdisaster.ru


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