Saturday, 8 August 2015

Russia finds helicopter that crashed last October with 14 dead

Russian investigators said on Saturday they had found the missing helicopter that crashed last
October with 14 people on board in a remote mountainous region of Siberia.


Rescuers “confirmed information that the Mi-8 helicopter of
TuvaAvia airline that went missing on October 10 was found
in an isolated mountainous area,” investigators said in a
statement.
“According to provisional information, there were 11
passengers and 3 crew members on board.”
The helicopter was transporting workers who were returning
from a hydroelectric project in the Siberian Buddhist region
of Tuva, which borders Mongolia.

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