Two people dead and at least seven wounded. This is the balance of a forced landing of an aircraft of the airline Angara in the Russian city of Nizhneangarsk, north of Lake Baikal. The spokesman of the government of the Republic of Buryatia Alexei Fishev reported this Thursday.
“The passenger plane made an emergency landing at the Nizhneangarsk airport. Two pilots have died, the passengers are safe. 42 adults and one child have been rescued. Seven people have suffered injuries, “he said.
Also, the spokesman also said that the authorities in the region are monitoring the situation closely.
La aeronave pertenece a Angara Airlines que volaba de Irkutsk a Nizhneangarsk.— Guillermo Grinch. (@GuillermoBGR) June 27, 2019
47 personas a bordo.
Fue durante la carrera de aterrizaje que se accidentó. pic.twitter.com/8BSPaAhFN7
Source: UH Sucesos