A search operation at the crash site of Tu-154 had to stop

Rosmorrechflot at the time a search operation in the Black sea, where he suffered the crash of passenger aircraft Tu-154 Russian defense Ministry. About it write RIA Novosti.


It is notedthat the cessation searches related to bad weather – the sea now there is serious excitement. In such circumstances, the work of divers is prohibited.


According to the representative of Rosmorrechflot, quoted by the Agency, the tide on the place of search works at the moment reaches 13-18 decimeters, the wind speed is at 12-15 meters per second. Besides, even swell. “It was instructed not to go now to the open sea due to bad weather,” he explained.


As explained in the service, deep-water operations involving divers are terminated when the wave of more than 1.5 meters. To resume a search operation is scheduled in the early morning.


Recall that the Tu-154 Russian defense Ministry crashed in the Black sea near Sochi in the early morning of December 25. On Board the aircraft were 92 people – crew members, the backbone of the Alexandrov ensemble, the head of the Department of culture of the Russian defense Ministry Anton Gubankov, three of the crew from TV channel “Zvezda”, First channel and NTV, as well as the head of the Fund “Fair aid” Elizabeth Glinka.

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