Anton Terekhin


 

 

Age: 8

 

Summary: Russian child survivor of the ill-fated RusAir Flight 9605 airplane crash who was hospitalized in critical condition with severe injuries suffered in the country's latest air crash involving with the Soviet-era Topolev jet that instantly killed 44 passengers and crew members including his mother Oksana Terekhina and also injured his teenage sister Anastasia and several other survivors at the scene of the crash on June 20, 2011 while the RusAir plane was trying to land at its destination of Petrozavodsk in the Karelia region of northwestern Russia when it crashed onto a highway and burst into flames, in which investigators said the crash appeared to be the result of an error by the pilot who tried to spot the runaway visually in bad weather and failed.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a plane crash

 

Born: 2003

 

Died: June 22, 2011

 

Location: Petrozavodsk, Russia