Crashed in the Altai Republic the helicopter “Robinson” could take unauthorized flight. On Sunday, February 12, reports “Interfax” citing a source in the service of transport supervision of the region.
“According to preliminary data, the relevant services were not notified about the flight and route,” — said the Agency interlocutor. According to him, the helicopter fell into lake Teletskoe during takeoff.
“Previously, a group of tourists from five people decided to fly over the lake, but on takeoff something went wrong and the helicopter crashed into the water. This information is checked,” — said the source. The reason could be pilot error or malfunction of the drive system of the helicopter.
Rescue service of the Republic of check the information about the fall tour helicopter at lake Teletskoe.
Earlier on 12 February, it was reported that the West Siberian SU on transport SK of Russia checks the statements of the witnesses of the helicopter crash in the Altai.