Vladimir Stepanov

 

 

Age: 40

 

Summary: Russian businessman and survivor of the ill-fated RusAir Flight 9605 airplane crash who was hospitalized in extremely serious condition for a week from severe burns suffered up to 90 percent of his body in the country's latest air crash involving with the Soviet-era Topolev jet that killed 46 of the 52 passengers and crew members aboard and also injured 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: 1971

 

Died: June 26, 2011

 

Location: Moscow, Russia