The total value of bullion, which fell out of the plane at the airport of Yakutsk, according to experts, is more than 122 million dollars. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
Bullion owned by Kinross Gold. According to the representative of the company Stanislav Borodyuk, they consisted of Dore — it contains at least 70 percent of the gold and/or silver.
According to Borodyuk, all the bars are already Packed, they are protected. “Conducted an internal review with the participation of the air carrier. I do not exclude that as a minimum, will be imposed higher requirements on transportation of cargoes”, — he said RBC.
Antonov an-12 of airline “nimbus” in Yakutsk March 15 during takeoff lost the gunner’s hatch and spilled ingots of gold on the runway. The weight of the load was more than nine tons. After that, the crew of the aircraft decided to return to the airport. As a result, the aircraft landed safely in the village Magan in 12 kilometers from Yakutsk.
Damage fold the hatch was a cargo shift. A loose leaf fell on the territory of one of the local car markets, free from buildings and vehicles, no one was hurt.
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