Sapsan RA-0390A 16.06.2015

Accident date16.06.2015
Investigation status
Aircraft registration numberRA-0390A
Place of aircraft departure
Airport of departure
Intended destination
Intended Airport of arrival
Accident siteн.п. Зюзино, Икрянинский район, Астраханская область
Aircraft typeСапсан
Serial №
Aircraft operator
Aircraft ownerprivate person
The date of the completion of the investigation (report)30.07.2015
Number of fatalities0
Victims accuracy
Degree of aircraft destructionaircraft destroyed

report_ra-0390a.pdf (1.78 MB)

Aviation typeGA
Works type

18 june 2015

     The accident with Sapsan RA-0390A single-built private aircraft occurred in Zuzino locality of the Ikryaninsky district of the Astrakhan region on June 16, 2015. According to the available information the pilot on board was injured, the aircraft sustained substantial damage.
     The Interstate Aviation Committee has assigned the Investigation team of this accident in accordance with the Russian Aviation Legislation. The Investigation team has started its work.

03 july 2015

      The Investigation team of the Interstate Aviation Committee has completed the investigation of the accident with «Sapsan» RA-0390A single-built private aircraft occurred in the Astrakhan Region (RF) on June 16, 2015.
      The most probable cause of the accident with «Sapsan» (FVSP) RA – 0390А aircraft was piloting technique failure involved forward speed loss performing approach final turn that resulted in aircraft left wing dropping and ground impact.
      The contributing factor was insufficient training and lack of a pilot's proficiency. 
      The appropriate safety recommendations based on the investigation results were developed.