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Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev instructed the transport Ministry to prepare documents for submission to the awards of the crew of the Airbus A-321, made an emergency landing at the airport Zhukovsky. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
According to him, the catastrophe was averted thanks to the skillful actions of the crew. “Clearly, there will be a fee that needs to figure out what happened and why. But in any case, the fact that in these very difficult conditions managed to land the plane, is, of course, is a very good event,” he said at a government meeting.
About what awards will present the crew of the aircraft, Medvedev said.
Airbus A-321 Ural airlines, flying from Moscow to Simferopol, made an emergency landing at the airport of Zhukovsky, on the morning of 15 August. It happened after 15 seconds after takeoff. On Board were 226 passengers and 7 crew members. As a result, doctors approached by 55 people, 17 of them children.
According to preliminary data, the cause of the fire engines was hit bird during landing one of them fell off. A criminal case under part 1 of article 263 UK of Russia (“Infringement of safety rules of movement and operation of air transport”).
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