Russian plane almost crashed in the Dominican Republic

Because of the failed aircraft engine in the Dominican Republic urgently sat airliner.

According to the available information at the news agency reportedly airliner Boeing 777 owned air carrier "Orenburg airlines", almost crashed on the territory of the Dominican Republic. The night before, the domestic airline plane was due to fly to Moscow, however, at the time of take-off there was a fire, which is why the commander of the crew received an emergency decision to return to Punta Cana airport.

It is noted that none of the people on board, and we are talking about 346 passengers and 20 crew members, were not injured - after landing at the Punta Cana airport, all the people were evacuated, and the rescuers who arrived in time on the runway were able to quickly localize and extinguish fire.

Currently, experts are trying to find out all the circumstances of the incident, at the same time, it is possible that the incident could be linked to a malfunction in the engine supply system.


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