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Last updated: 17 October 2021
Date:Thursday 30 May 1968
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-2M
Operator:Aeroflot, North Kavkaz Civil Aviation Directorate
Registration: CCCP-05989
MSN: 6 010 11
First flight: 1967
Total airframe hrs:759
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Novo-Zolotovski farm, Semikarakorsk district, Rostov region (   Russia)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Crashed while on a crop-spraying flight for the sovkhoz (state farm) "Novo-Zolotovski" in the Semikarakorsk district of the Rostov region in Russia with a local guide on board. The pilot, possibly distracted by the passenger, allowed the plane to lose 20-25 m. The An-2 collided with the ground, caught fire and burnt out.

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