Russia passenger plane that went missing in Siberia found after hard landing with ‘all passengers alive.
A plane carrying 17 people that went missing on Friday in the Siberian region of Tomsk has been found and survivors have been spotted, Russian officials said.
The plane belongs to the local Sila airline and was flying from the town of Kedrovoye to the city of Tomsk.
The Passenger plane that was missing
A Russian passenger plane that went missing in Siberia outside the city of Tomsk on Friday has been found after it made a hard landing, according to state media reports.
17 people included four children and three crew members are found. It identified the Antonov An-28, which was going to Tomsk from the town of Kedrovy, as belonging to the Siberian Light Aviation airline.
“The site of the plane’s hard landing was discovered. They see living people,” Russia’s Emergencies Ministry said in a statement.
- It said the plane made a forced landing after one of its two engines failed.
- The An-28 is a small short-range, Soviet-designed turboprop used by many small carriers across Russia and some other countries.
Information Source: CNBCTV India
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