Airplane with icy engines makes an emergency landing in Irkutsk

112: flight S7 Magadan – Novosibirsk urgently landed in Irkutsk after losing altitude were forced to make an emergency landing in Irkutsk, Telegram channel 112 reports.

This happened the day before, on December 2. According to the channel, soon after takeoff, the autopilot suddenly turned off, and a second later turned back on. The aircraft switched to direct control mode, without the participation of the autopilot.

Then the engine iced signal was received and the aircraft began to chatter from side to side. The channel reports that the vessel lost 2,700 meters of altitude in 10 seconds. Nevertheless, the pilots managed to make an emergency landing in Irkutsk.

It is noted that the anti-icing agents used to treat the aircraft are now being checked. The actions of the crew will also be assessed.

In November, it was reported that the Yak-40 aircraft of the Kamchatka Aviation Enterprise, en route to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, made an emergency landing at the airport of departure Tilichiki. The board sat down due to a stop of one of the engines.