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The second pilot of “Ural airlines” George Murzin, made an emergency landing in a cornfield near the airport in Zhukovsky, told about his condition. About it reports TASS.
Murzin reported that at the moment is still continuing her treatment and is on sick leave. During the emergency landing the co-pilot received injuries to the chest, and later he was hospitalized. Colleague Murzin, extra dead pilot of the plane Damir Yusupov returned to flying on 4 September.
Airbus A321 Ural airlines with 226 passengers on Board flew from Moscow to Simferopol in the morning on August 15. Shortly after takeoff he had to make an emergency landing. He landed in a cornfield not far from the airport Zhukovsky. The liner engine failure because it got them gulls. In addition to George Murzin a variety of injuries to 76 people.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin awarded the two pilots of a rank of Heroes of Russia, the rest of the crew — the order of Courage.
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