A small passenger airplane crashed in jap Russia. In line with the Russian Nationwide Aviation Administration, not one of the 28 individuals on board survived the catastrophe.
The wreckage of the airplane was discovered on the coast of the Sea of Okhotsk, 5 kilometers away from Parana Airport. The airplane is on its strategy to that airport. In earlier studies, there have been studies that the airplane crashed into the ocean.
The governor of Kamchatka now tells Interfax that the plane’s fuselage has been discovered on land and different components of the ocean.
Misplaced contact with visitors management
AN-26 Antonov was shedding contact with air visitors management on a department flight from Petropavlovsk to Parana and the plane disappeared from the radar. Each locations are on the Kamchatka Peninsula. Mayor Parana was additionally on the airplane.
Earlier than touchdown at Parana, issues went mistaken. Two helicopters and one airplane are in search of this airplane. In line with studies from the Russian authorities, this concerned a twin-engine plane inbuilt 1982. In line with Interfax information company, the climate within the space is cloudy.
The AN-26 is an previous twin-engine plane launched in 1969. In whole, Ukrainian plane producer Antonov produced greater than 1,400. They’re usually used as navy transport plane.
Over time, it has had many accidents. An AN-26 crashed in Ukraine final yr. 26 individuals have been killed.