|Aircraft registration number||RA-0047G|
|Place of aircraft departure|
|Airport of departure|
|Intended Airport of arrival|
|Accident site||in the area of Voronovo landing site of the Volgograd region|
|Aircraft owner||Technoservice Ltd|
|The date of the completion of the investigation (report)||12.01.2018|
|Number of fatalities||1|
|Degree of aircraft destruction||aircraft substantially damaged|
report_ra-0047g.pdf (1.8 MB)
On 29.05.2017 near Voronovo landing site, Volgograd region (RF), the accident with MD-50VG VFSP motorized deltaplane owned by Technoservice Ltd occurred. According to the available information the pilot on board was killed, the aircraft sustained substantial damage.
The Interstate Aviation Committee has assigned the Investigation team 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 MD-50VG RA-0047G single-built motorized deltaplane owned by Technoservice Ltd occurred in the area of Volgograd town (RF) on 29.05.2017.
Most probably, the fatal accident with the MD-50VG VFSP weight-shift control aircraft was caused by PIC’s incapacitation that resulted in uncoordinated inputs onto the aircraft control system and a sideway turn of the aircraft towards the setting sun.
A possible contributing factor of the accident is that the pilot have not passed the regular medical examinations at medical flight expert commission for the last four years.
Appropriate safety recommendations based on the investigation results have been developed.