Emergency landing


An-24 aircraft made an emergency landing at Igarka airport

Passenger plane An-24 Special purpose made an emergency landing at the airport Igarka.

As it became known, a special flight transported prisoners from the correctional colony on board, however, after the departure of the aircraft from Norilsk to Krasnoyarsk, the pilots of the aircraft recorded the readings of instruments for reducing the oil pressure in one of the engines. The commander of the aircraft decided to urgently land the plane at the airport Igarka, which was subsequently successfully implemented.

On board the aircraft was 38 man without crew members, and reportedly no one of them was hurt.