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Last updated: 25 October 2021
Date:Tuesday 17 August 2021
Type:Silhouette image of generic i112 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin Il-112V
Operator:United Aircraft Corporation
Registration: 41400
MSN: 01-01
First flight: 2019-03-30 (2 years 5 months)
Engines: 2 Klimov TV7-117ST
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kubinka AFB (   Russia)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Departure airport:Kubinka AFB, Russia
Destination airport:?
A prototype of the Ilyushin Il-112V military transport aircraft crashed in a wooded area near the Kubinka Air Base, Russia. All three on board were killed.
The aircraft departed from Zhukovsky International Airport near Moscow at 10:35 hours local time and landed at Kubinka Air Base at 11:09. The flight took off again for a test flight at 11:14 hours. Four minutes later the flight crew radioed that they had a fire in the no.2 (right) engine.
Video footage of the last part of the flight show the aircraft in flight with a serious fire in the no.2 engine. The aircraft slowly began rolling right while losing altitude. The nose dropped while the aircraft rolled inverted at low altitude. The aircraft impacted trees and burst into flames.

Loss of control



photo of Ilyushin-Il-112V-RF-41400
accident date: 17-08-2021
type: Ilyushin Il-112V
registration: RF-41400

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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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