MOSCOW, October 4 (Itar-Tass) —— A Russian emergency airplane, which was dispatched to take an injured Russian tourist, landed in Thailand, a source in the information department in the Ministry of Emergency Situations told Itar-Tass on Thursday.
“The airplane Il-62, which was dispatched to evacuate the injured Russian woman, landed at 07:17 Moscow time in Thailand. The airplane was carrying six rescuers from the Tsentrospas emergency task force and the medics of the all-Russian emergency medicine centre Zashchita,” the source said.
The Russian female tourist got infected with fever during her vacations on the Samui Island. The woman was brought to the local hospital, but then she was transferred to the specialized hospital in Bangkok at the request of her relatives and with the assistance of the embassy and the insurance company. She is about to be transported for treatment to Moscow over medical symptoms.