|Aircraft registration number||RA-1856G|
|Place of aircraft departure|
|Airport of departure|
|Intended Airport of arrival|
|Accident site||800 м юго-восточнее н.п. Большая Талинка, Тамбовская область|
|Aircraft type||Cetus A-900|
|Aircraft operator||Private person|
|Aircraft owner||Private person|
|The date of the completion of the investigation (report)||11.01.2017|
|Number of fatalities||0|
|Degree of aircraft destruction||aircraft destroyed|
report_ra-1856g.pdf (1.71 MB)
The accident with Cetus (FVSP) A-900 RA-1856G private aircraft occurred in the area of Kersha locality of the Tambov region on October 22, 2016. According to the available information the pilot on board did not suffer, the aircraft sank in a reservoir.
The Interstate Aviation Committee has assigned the Investigation team of the accident in accordance with the Russian Aviation Legislation. The Investigation team has started its work.
The Interstate Aviation Committee Investigation team has completed the investigation of the accident with Cetus A900 (FVSP) RA-1856G private aircraft occured in the Tambov region (RF) on October 22, 2016.
Most probaly the accident with Cetus A900 (FVSP) RA-1856G private aircraft was caused by flight altitude misperception by pilot during high maneuvering at nap-of-the earth above uncontrast, featureless water surface that resulted in uncontrolled decsending and water touchdown by landing gear legs followed by aircraft hard braking and water collection.
Appropriate safety recommendations based on the investigation results have been drawn