Ка-32 RA-31024 02.07.2017

Accident date02.07.2017
Investigation status
Aircraft registration numberRA-31024
Place of aircraft departure
Airport of departure
Intended destination
Intended Airport of arrival
Accident sitein the district of Menderes, City of İzmir (Turkey)
Aircraft typeKA-32
Serial №
Aircraft operator
Aircraft ownerAvialift Vladivostok Airline
The date of the completion of the investigation (report)
Number of fatalities0
Victims accuracy
Degree of aircraft destructionaircraft substantially damaged
Aviation typeCommercial
Works type

03 july 2017

The accident with Ка-32 RA-31024 helicopter operated by Avialift Vladivostok Airline occurred in the district of Menderes, City of İzmir (Turkey) on 02.07.2017.

According to the available information, the rotorcraft sustained a substantial damage, 3 crew members and one non-crew member did not suffer, one passenger was injured.

Based on Annex 13 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation and Russian Aviation Legislation, the Interstate Aviation Committee has assigned the accredited representative and advisers to participate in the investigation conducted by the Accident Investigation Board of Turkey (KAIK).

21 july 2017

On July 19, 2017 the flight recorders of Ка-32 RA-31024 (accident is investigating by KAIK, air accident investigation authority of Turkey) were delivered to the IAC Laboratory. IAC experts together with KAIK representatives provided a visual inspection and opening of the recorders. The media were extracted and put under examinations. The recorders didn't receive any mechanical damages but they spent few days in water. Activities are in progress.