About 50 fishermen were on the ice floe in the Amur Bay near Vladivostok. On Thursday, January 26, reported on the website of the city administration.
It is noted that in the area of emergency arrived employees of the municipal rescue service and an airboat “Typhoon -1000”.
Later, the RIA Novosti news Agency in the head office of EMERCOM in the Primorsky territory reported that the fishermen left the ice, threatening their life there.
A day earlier, in the main Department offices in the region warned that on January 26-27 in connection with the strengthening of the South wind in the Amur and Ussuri gulfs is expected to breaking and motion of the ice. Fans of ice fishing, as well as the rest of the inhabitants of the city recommended these days is not to go on the ice.
In January 2016, in the Khabarovsk territory in the Bay of shorts from the shore broke the ice floe on which there were 40 people. In the rescue operation involved two of the airboat with the emergency workers, a rescue helicopter Mi-8.