Putin venerates St Nicholas's relics in Cathedral of the SaviorSociety & Culture May 24, 21:53
Putin points out Russia’s good relations with EgyptRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 24, 21:30
Ukraine names conditions for Minsk accords' political part implementationWorld May 24, 20:44
Blaze-stricken Siberian areas expecting downpours that may quash firesSociety & Culture May 24, 19:45
Contact Group on Ukraine proposes more areas of disengagementWorld May 24, 19:39
Russian Emergencies Ministry says over 70 homes burn down in SiberiaSociety & Culture May 24, 18:49
International Chekhov Theater festival opens its doors for 13th time in MoscowSociety & Culture May 24, 18:44
Putin decorates commandoes for two-day face-to-face clash with militants in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 24, 18:31
Experts say rising military spending to push Europe to reconsider NATO’s roleRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 24, 17:56
MOSCOW, May 9 (Itar-Tass) - The second flight recorder has been spotted at the crash scene of a Mi-8 helicopter in Russia’s Irkutsk region, a source in the local police told Itar-Tas on Thursday.
“A cockpit voice recorder from the crashed Mi-8 has been found by rescuers. It will be handed over to the Interstate Aviation Committee,” the source said. The other flight recorder was found on Wednesday.
The helicopter was monitoring the flood situation when it crashed in hard-of-access area in the north of the Irkutsk region on Monday with nine people on board.