Babchenko: the Degradation of the complex

Photo: Arkady Babchenko / Facebook

According to the preliminary version, the plane in the Moscow region crashed on February 11 because of a collision with a helicopter “Mail of Russia”, in Facebook wrote Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko.

11 Feb “Mail of Russia” has denied the information about the involvement of her vehicle to the crash.

“According to preliminary version, But was wrecked due to a collision with a helicopter “Mail of Russia”. No, well I knew, of course, that “Mail of Russia” is pdts, but not to this extent… In General, degradation, of course, complex. The country is not able to not like a rocket launch – to regulate air traffic. The snowthrower on vzletke, the helicopter “Mail of Russia” in the passenger corridor. And it’s at the airport with not the biggest load,” said Babchenko.

Passenger plane An-148 of “Saratov airlines”, carrying out flight from Moscow to Orsk, disappeared from radar screens a few minutes after takeoff from Domodedovo airport on February 11. The wreckage of the aircraft was found in the Ramenskoye district of Moscow region. On Board were 71 people, including six crew members. Probably they all died.

The investigative Committee of Russia opened a criminal case on signs of the crime provided by part 3 of article 263 of the Criminal code of Russian Federation (infringement of safety rules of movement and operation of air transport, entailed on imprudence death of two or more persons).

The Agency “Interfax” reported, citing a source that the An-148 might encounter with a helicopter “Mail of Russia”.