Two Pilots Die in a Tragic Plane Crash in Russia

The two pilots of a plane of the regional airline Angara have died Thursday when they had just taken off from Nizhniangarsk airport, in Russia, to Ulan-Ude. On the plane were 42 adults and one child who were unharmed.

Upon detecting a fault in the engine the pilots decided to return, but the plane was already off the runway by about 100 meters, collided with a service facility and the aircraft caught fire. Among the fourteen passengers who needed medical assistance, there are no serious injuries.

Source:  Preferente