Axar.az
UP
15 September 2019


Kremlin praises pilots for safely landing - Video

Home page Video
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov has hailed the pilots of the Ural Airlines aircraft, who safely conducted an emergency landing in a cornfield outside Moscow on Thursday morning as heroes.

Axar.az reports citing TASS.

"Today is a really good day. Let’s congratulate each other that 234 passengers and seven crew members are alive, let us offer our wishes for a speedy recovery to those, who were injured and congratulate the heroic pilots for saving people’s lives and landing the plane," Peskov emphasized.

The crew managed to land the plane in a cornfield and evacuate all passengers. According to medical sources, a total of 55 people, including 17 children, sought medical treatment, six people were taken to the hospital.

"During takeoff, engine roar forced birds sitting along the runway into the air, and as a result, the engines sucked in some of them," the source said, adding that bird flocks were a well-known problem for Zhukovsky Airport as there was an illegal dumpsite in the area.

Date
2019.08.15 / 17:07
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

Tokyo 2020 Olympic tests artificial snow - Video

Hong Kong protesters sing new democracy anthem - Video

Putin drank "vodka" in Dagestan 20 years later - Video

60000 protestors on the streets of Barcelona - Video

US`s 40 tons of bombs on ISIS infested island - Video

Breaking Bad film ‘El Camino’`s trailer on Netflix - Video

Rockets scare Netanyahu away from the stage - Video

Sami Yusuf prepared "Nasimi" composition - Video

Emil Balayev saves the match - Video

London struggles with fire - Video

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla