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An Antonov 2 biplane, RA-40312, disappeared in Russia after being taken on an illegal flight on the PDF Print E-mail
Status: Preliminary
Date: 11 JUN 2012
Type: Antonov 2R
Operator: Avi Zov
Registration: RA-40312
C/n / msn: 1G221-48
First flight: 1986
Crew: Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers: Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total: Fatalities: / Occupants: 7
Airplane damage:  
Airplane fate: mis
Location: near Serov, Sverdlovsk region (Russia)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature: Illegal Flight
Departure airport: ?
Destination airport: ?
Narrative:
An Antonov 2 biplane, RA-40312, disappeared in Russia after being taken on an illegal flight on the evening of June 11, 2012.
In the evening of June 11, the Eve of Russia's Day, a group of people were having a party at the airfield near the city of Serov, Russia. They than managed to illegally take An-2 plane parked at the airfield to fly for fishing or sauna party elsewhere. According to some reports, the drunk pilot also took active part in the adventure.

The exact destination of the flight remains unknown. It's estimated that seven persons were onboard as they left their cars at the airfield.
Last Updated ( Thursday, 14 June 2012 )