Relatives of those killed in the crash of Tu-154 started to arrive in Sochi

In Sochi from Moscow came the first relatives of the victims in the crash of Tu-154 crashed into the Black sea on Sunday, December 25. About it reports TASS.

In Sochi airport they were met by psychologists of EMERCOM and representatives of the city authorities. Relatives of the victims were taken to the sanatorium of the Ministry of defence.

According to the Department of health Sochi medical services were transferred in the mode of increased readiness on behalf of the mayor of the city Anatoliy Pakhomov and the head of the Ministry of healthcare of Krasnodar Krai Yevgeny Filippov. At the airport are more than 30 experts to provide assistance to relatives of victims of the crash.

As reported on the website of the Ministry of labor, the head of Department Maxim Topilin instructed to organize the payments to the families of the victims. In particular, the Pension Fund of Russia should establish their pensions in connection with loss of breadwinner.

Earlier on Sunday, the transport Ministry said that the identification of the bodies will be held in Moscow. According to the Director of the Center of a name Serbian Zurab Kekelidze, identification of victims will require genetic examination of relatives will not be able to identify them, reports RIA Novosti.

The Tu-154 223-aircraft division of the Ministry of defence disappeared from radars at 05:27 MSK on December 25 after taking off from Sochi. Where he came from near Moscow Chkalovsky to refuel. The aircraft, bound for the Syrian Latakia, fell almost immediately after takeoff.

On Board were 92 people, including eight crew members and actors song and dance ensemble of the Alexandrov, headed by Director Valery Khalilov. Among the passengers were nine journalists of the First channel “Stars” and NTV, and several others, including the Executive Director of the Fund “Fair aid” Elizaveta Glinka (known as Dr. Lisa) and the head of the Department of culture Ministry of defence Anton Gubankova.