Burning in Sochi, Boeing has slipped in the river

Burning in Sochi, Boeing has slipped in the river

SOCHI, September 1 — RIA Novosti. The Boeing 737-800, EN route from Moscow to Sochi, after landing in Adler airport skidded off the runway and slid into the bed of the river, resulting in collapsed landing gear and wing as well as fired up the left engine, reported RIA Novosti in the press service of the airline Utair.


Earlier it was reported that in Sochi airport when boarding the plane skidded off the runway, damaged wing fence and caught fire. According to the emergencies Ministry, the message about the incident was received at 02:59 local time (coincides with Moscow).

During the download an error has occurred.The incident, as stated in the company occurred with the Boeing 737-800, tail number VQ-BJI. On Board the plane, according to Utair, there were 164 passengers and six crew members. Victims in incident are not present, the fire is extinguished, began the investigation of PE.

This is the second such case in recent times. The twenty-second of August the Tu-204 airline Red Wings, taking off in Sochi, returned to Ufa because of the fire of the left engine, has done without victims.