Became known version of crash of Mi-8 in Krasnoyarsk region

Became known version of crash of Mi-8 in Krasnoyarsk region

Moscow. 4 Aug. INTERFAX.RU Accident of helicopter Mi-8 in Krasnoyarsk region caused a collision with another helicopter taking off from the same site, reported “Interfax” a source in the operational headquarters on the spot.

“Previously, the helicopter passengers flew behind the helicopter carrying the hoist metal structure and the blades touched the external load of the first helicopter,” the source said.

The crew of the second helicopter was forced to dump the cargo on the earth in order to crash. People on Board were not injured.

Earlier, citing a source in the emergency services has reported that, according to preliminary data, the helicopter crash in the Krasnoyarsk region killed 17 people. Meanwhile, according to EMERCOM in the Krasnoyarsk territory, the helicopter made a hard landing, on Board were 15 passengers and three crew members.

In the Krasnoyarsk region, 18 people were killed in the crash of Mi-8 helicopter, which collided with the cargo, fixed on the cable with another helicopter. Mi-8 was carrying workers shift workers. The accident occurred in the Turukhansk district. The Mi-8 helicopter that crashed in Krasnoyarsk region, before the fall hurt another helicopter. The machine flew one behind the other: the first helicopter took off at 9:29, 9:43. After about 10 minutes of Mi-8 blades touched the cargo of the first helicopter. Aboard the other car no one was hurt. #krasnoyarsk_bro #krasnoyarsk #Krasnoyarsk #Krasnoyarskiy #Siberia #russia #Russian #helicopter #turuhanskiy

Publication from Krasnoyarsk/Krasnoyarskiy Kray (@krasnoyarsk_bro) 3 August 2018 11:08 PDT

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