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Last updated: 27 November 2021
Date:Monday 1 December 1947
Type:Ilyushin Il-12
Operator:Polyarnaya Aviatsiya
Registration: CCCP-N439
MSN: 30047
First flight: 1947
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Taldom (   Russia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Kimry Airport (UUEI), Russia
Destination airport:?
The Il-12 was operated on an unauthorised positioning flight from Kimry-Borki to Moscow-Zakharkovo when the left engine began losing oil. Eventually power was lost and the aircraft was not able to maintain altitude. A forced landing was made in a forest near Taldom, 27 km south of Borki Airfield. All 5 crew members were slightly injured.

Forced landing outside airport

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