Putin discusses Russia’s economy growth with ministersBusiness & Economy September 24, 2:38
Lavrov warns against partition of SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 23, 0:00
Lavrov calls to coordinate Russian, US military action in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 21:05
Lavrov blames Obama administration for souring Russia-US tiesRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 20:41
Waging war on Korean Peninsula inadmissible, says LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 20:36
Russian Northern Fleet completes drills in ArcticMilitary & Defense September 22, 18:01
OPEC and non-OPEC countries to continue talks on oil production cut dealBusiness & Economy September 22, 17:28
Russian pair figure skaters Kavaguti, Smirnov retire from sportSport September 22, 16:48
Record number of delegations register for St. Petersburg-hosted IPU AssemblyRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 16:47
MOSCOW, February 4 (Itar-Tass) – Passengers of the plane that made an emergency landing in Irkutsk have taken another flight to fly to the destination, the press service of the regional main department of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry (EMERCOM) told Itar-Tass.
On Monday morning, the CRJ-200 plane of the IrAero air carrier flew from Irkutsk to Krasnoyarsk, but just after takeoff, according to specified data, the crew reported that the airliner could not retract the nose landing gear, and the commander decided to return to Irkutsk airport.
“At 10:07 local time the plane made ··an emergency landing. There were 31 passengers and three crewmembers on board. Nobody was hurt,” the EMERCOM department reported.
“At 11:40 local time other passengers took another flight to Krasnoyarsk,” the source said.
A special commission has been formed to investigate the causes of the incident and the plane’s technical malfunction.