Lightning at the airport


The plane "Transaero" struck by lightning

Lightning struck the airliner of the company "Transaero».

According to the available information in the portal information at the end of the flight and the preparation for landing at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport, a lightning bolt struck the nose of the aircraft, thus creating on board an aircraft emergency, including related to the blinding bright flash drivers .

In spite of the lightning, the crew of the aircraft Boeing 777 still able to carry out landing at Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport, with none of the passengers was hurt.

Official data on the damage to the aircraft at the present moment in our aviation resources available, but according to preliminary information, serious damage was only part of the windshield and skin located in the bow.