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Likely cause of the accident with a passenger plane to Sochi have bad weather. The first results of the investigation team publishes Telegram channel 112.
The weather at Adler airport during the landing of Boeing can be considered anomalous, the panel concluded. Details are not yet specified.
The guilt of the pilots in the incident have not yet considered. However, during further investigation, which will lead the interstate aviation Committee (IAC), first check the work of dispatchers, which allowed the liner to sit in such conditions.
Thus in a press-service of the southern investigative management on transport of the Investigative Committee told TASS that the investigation will check all possible causes of the accident. “We consider all versions — technical malfunction, we will estimate actions of employees of the airport, weather conditions and pilot error”, they said.
In the night of Saturday, September 1, passenger Boeing-737 skidded off the runway after landing at the airport of Sochi, moved down to the river and caught fire. On Board were 170 people, including six crew members. In the accident suffered six people, also from a heart attack and died an airport employee who helped evacuate passengers.
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