In the Federation of aviation sports told the instructor that crashed in Sochi
Instructor, crashed together with a tourist paragliding in the mountains of Sochi, has extensive experience and in 2019 was confirmed by international certificate, both victims will receive assistance, told RIA Novosti the head of the club sports Federation of ultralight aviation in Sochi Egor Terentyev.
On Saturday in the mountain resort "Rosa Khutor" at the height of 2320 meters above sea level a few seconds after takeoff, the glider with an instructor and a tourist fell on a rock. Men 38 and 35 years old suffered serious injuries and was in the hospital. SK and the transport Prosecutor's office began check the organization of paragliding. A company that provides flights over the mountains of Sochi, more than 20 years, and arranges year-round tandem flights in the resort in 2016.
"We are members of sports Federation of ultralight aviation of Krasnodar Krai... Is a serious drop for the first time... He (instructor - ed.) is very experienced, certified according to the international standard and confirmed this the last time in December 2019. Sorry, we can't understand this point (the fall - ed.) because the Prosecutor's office makes the analysis of the incident and any of my words now can impact," - said Terentyev.
He added that the victims will receive all possible assistance. Family instructor, the company is constantly in touch. Tourists will receive the maximum payment, but its amount is still unknown.