Missing in Buryatia, An-2 broke the rules of flight operations

In Buryatia the missing plane an-2 has broken the rules of flight operations, not notifying the flight controls air traffic, told RIA Novosti on Monday the head of the coordination centre of search and rescue Siberian aviation search and rescue center Victor Draeger.

Informed in GUMCHS in Buryatia reported that at 20.21 GMT on July 19 from operational duty fku "Siberian aviation search and rescue centre" received information that had not been in contact plane an-2 airlines "Phoenix", on Board six people, including two person crew and four passengers. The an-2 took off from the village Kyren, Republic of Buryatia, the exact route is not known.

After a fruitless search for the missing in Buryatia An-2 aircraft an-26 "Iraero" returned to the airport of Irkutsk, told RIA Novosti the representative of the airline.

"Our An-26, took part in the search for the missing aircraft in the resort of Arshan in Buryatia Republic, returned to the airport of Irkutsk. The search still yielded no result," - said the Agency interlocutor.

He also said that the decision on further participation of the plane "Iraero" in the search operation is still pending.

SK conducts a preliminary examination on the fact of disappearance in Buryatia aircraft An-2 onboard which there were six people, reported on the website of the East-the Siberian investigatory management on transport SK the Russian Federation.

on preliminary data of the Ministry, the aircraft overflew the territory of the Tunka and Oka regions of Buryatia, to determine the area of chemical treatment of forests from the silkworm.