The rescue operation at the crash site of the An-148 completed


Photo: Press service of EMERCOM of Russia

Emergency workers completed a rescue operation at the crash site of a passenger plane An-148 in the suburbs. The works passed to the search stage, reports on Monday, February 12, TASS reported.

“We state that 71 people on Board were killed. Sincere condolences to the family,” he told reporters Minister of emergency situations Vladimir Puchkov.

According to him, the primary search can be completed within weeks. The Minister stressed that experts were working round-the-clock. “A very large area spread of the wreckage, the heavy snow and the terrain,” added Beams.

Was previously published a list of passengers and crew members. Among them flew three minors.

The incident is investigated by the Central office of the Investigative Committee. Considers all versions happened, main — weather conditions, human factor and technical failure. A criminal case on violation of safety regulations, entailed on imprudence death of two and more persons (part 3 article 263 of the criminal code).

An-148 crashed in the Ramenskoye district of the Moscow region on Sunday a few minutes after departure from Domodedovo. The plane was flying from Moscow to Orsk (Orenburg region).

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