MOSCOW, December 9 (Itar-Tass) —— A missing private helicopter with three on board is being looked for in the Tver Region and near Moscow.
The Emergency Situations Ministry office for the Moscow Region has told Itar-Tass there was a call late Friday night communication had been lost with the crew of an R-44 Robinson private helicopter, which had left the village of Ploski, the Konakovo district, of the Tver Region.
“The helicopter took off at 17:30 and was expected to land near a village in the Dmitrov district of the Moscow Region. The distance between the takeoff site and the destination is about 80 kilometers.
The helicopter’s emergency beacon is silent.
Nearly 150 people and three helicopters are involved in the search and rescue operation.