Buryatia has a week looking for a missing An-2
More than 10 thousand square kilometers to no avail surveyed in Buryatia in search of the vanished a week ago An-2 aircraft, reported RIA Novosti in the press service of the regional cupola MOE.
"Corncob" airline "the Phoenix" went missing on the evening of 19 July, on Board were six people. The plane flew Tunka and Oka regions of Buryatia, to map out the territory of the chemical treatment of forests from the silkworm. SK brought criminal case about infringement of safety rules of movement and operation of air transport.
"Since the beginning of the search surveyed more than 10 thousand square kilometers. Yesterday - 1.4 thousand. In search of still involved two vessels - An-2 and Mi-8. While traces found", - said the Agency interlocutor.
The Ministry reported that the total plaque boards is 20 to 24 hours a day. The ground operation is complicated by the lack of information about the exact route of flight, as well as mountain taiga terrain.