In the Samara region the plane the Yak-55 made a hard landing two kilometers from the village of Podstepki. It is reported by Telegram-channel “112”.
According to him, after landing, the plane caught fire. On Board were the only pilot, he was killed. Currently being investigated circumstances of the incident.
On the morning of 15 August, the Aircraft “Ural airlines” flying from Moscow to Simferopol, soon after takeoff has made emergency landing at the airport Zhukovsky. On Board were 226 passengers and seven crew members. Injured 76 people. The cause of the fire engines became the ingress of birds. During the landing one of the power plants fell off.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin awarded the crew of the aircraft in emergency. The head of state signed a decree on awarding aircraft commander and co-pilot the title of hero of Russia. The rest of the crew was awarded the order of Courage.
Video, photo All from Russia.