Emergency landing of plane


Passenger aircraft An-24 urgently returned to Irkutsk because of a crack in the glass

Passenger plane An-24 made an emergency landing at the airport Irkutsk due to a crack in the glass cockpit.

As reported by the Ministry of Internal Affairs on transport, the incident occurred with an aircraft following from Irkutsk to Kirensk, and some time after the start of the flight a windshield appeared on the windshield, so the aircraft commander decided to urgently return to the airport of his departure.

None of the passengers and crew who were on board the aircraft was hurt, but at the moment investigative measures due to the establishment of factors served as cracking and subsequent depressurization of the aircraft.