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Last updated: 1 December 2021
Datum:Samstag 31 August 1963
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic AN2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonow An-2T
Fluggesellschaft:Aeroflot / Armenia
Kennzeichen: CCCP-01154
Werknummer: 18047309
Baujahr: 1958
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 14
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 16
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Kapan (   Armenien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Kapan Airport, Armenien
Flug nach:Goris Airport, Armenien
on the leg from Kapan to Goris of a flight from Kapan to Yerevan when flew too low,
While on a flight from Kafan to Goris, the An-2 deviated from the prescribed flight path by 5.5 km. It entered a gorge near Kafan and was forced to make a climbing turn to get out again. The aircraft lost speed and collided with tree tops at a height of 1,250 metres. It came down on a mountain slope, caught fire and burnt out.



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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Kapan Airport to Goris Airport as the crow flies is 29 km (18 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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