Mi-2 Helicopter Crashed Near Izhevsk, Russia
OREANDA-NEWS. The Mi-2 helicopter made a hard landing near Izhevsk, Russia. It is reported that an emergency board flew to the crash site. According to some reports, there were three people in the crashed helicopter. Their fate is unknown. The helicopter crashed near the village of Tchaikovsky. According to preliminary data, the helicopter was flying from Kazan. It is known that the incident happened during the inspection of the pipeline section.
Recall that on the afternoon of December 10, a helicopter crashed in Khakassia. Then there was only a pilot in the transport, who did not survive the fall to Lake Karakul. Investigators named several possible causes of the incident: adverse weather conditions, pilot error or technical malfunctions of the helicopter itself.
Earlier, a MiG-21 fighter jet crashed in northern India. The crash happened during a training flight in the Indian state of Rajasthan in the north of the country, on December 24, the press service of the Indian Air Force, which owned the aircraft, reported. The pilot of the combat vehicle died. According to the India TV channel, the incident occurred in the vicinity of the city of Jaisalmer, located near the Indian-Pakistani border. The causes of the incident are not called.