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Russia: 16 parachutists have died in a plane crash
Six people alive thanks to an emergency landing. Avoided an inhabited area
A plane carrying a group of parachutists crashed on Sunday morning, immediately after take-off the Menzelinsk airport, in the Russian Republic of Tatarstan. On board the aircraft there were 22 people: the pilot and co-pilot both died, and 20 passengers of which 14 lost their lives. The Let L-410UVP/E3 aircraft was owned by Dosaaf, an association of volunteers for cooperation with the Russian Army,...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency