SC opened a case after the crash of light aircraft in the Kursk region

Investigators opened a criminal investigation into the crash of a light aircraft in the Kursk region, reported on the website of the Moscow inter-regional investigatory management on transport SK the Russian Federation.

According to authorities, on Saturday around 16.00 while performing agricultural work in Pristenskiy district, Kursk region crashed light aircraft. The accident killed the pilot.

"The investigative bodies of the Moscow interregional investigative management on transport of SK of Russia on the fact of wreck of a light aircraft in the Kursk region opened a criminal case under signs of crime under part 2 St. 263 criminal code (violation of safety rules of movement and operation of air transport)", - stated in the message.

The investigation found that the pilot of the aircraft has notified the competent authorities about the upcoming flight.