Antonov An-2 of DalTransAero crashed near Ekimchan, Russia, killing one of the two pilots
|Date:||Tuesday 7 November 2017|
|C/n / msn:||1G240-07|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane fate:||Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Ekimchan, Amur Region ( Russia)|
|Departure airport:||Ekimchan (UHBP), Russia|
|Destination airport:||Udskoye Airstrip, Russia|
An Antonov An-2 impacted wooded terrain next to a residence close to Ekimchan Airstrip, Russia. The aircraft was consumed by fire. One of the two pilots sustained fatal injuries.
Preliminary information suggests the aircraft crashed immediately after takeoff.