Russia states 4 make it through charter jet crash in Afghanistan, condition of 2 others uncertain By Reuters

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KABUL/MOSCOW (Reuters) -Russia’s air travel guard dog stated on Sunday 4 individuals endured the crash of a charter airplane bound for Moscow in northern Afghanistan, mentioning the Russian embassy there, and it stated the condition of 2 other travelers on board was not yet clear.

2 Taliban provincial authorities stated 4 survivors were now with Taliban administration authorities who had actually reached the remote, mountainous website of the crash. They stated that 2 other travelers had actually passed away.

The Taliban administration’s leading representative Zabiullah Mujahid stated the pilot of the airplane was amongst 4 who had actually endured.

” The investigative group of the Islamic Emirate continues their efforts to look for and offer support to the staying people,” he stated in a declaration.

The Russian-registered charter airplane with 6 individuals on board vanished from radar screens over Afghanistan a day previously, Russian air travel authority Rosaviatsia stated on Sunday, after Afghan authorities stated they had actually gotten reports of a crash.

The airplane was a charter ambulance flight taking a trip from Thailand’s Utapao Airport in Pattaya to Moscow through India and Uzbekistan on a French-made Dassault Air travel Falcon 10 jet produced in 1978, Rosaviatsia stated in a declaration.

About 25 minutes before the airplane disappeared from radar screens, the pilot cautioned that fuel was running low which the airplane would attempt to land at an airport in Tajikistan, Russian news outlet SHOT reported, mentioning an unnamed source.

The pilot then reported that a person engine had actually stopped, and after that that the 2nd one had actually likewise stopped, SHOT reported.

Reuters might not right away validate the information shared by SHOT.

India’s civil air travel authority stated the airplane was not an arranged business flight or an Indian chartered airplane.

The flight was performing a personal medical evacuation from Thailand’s Pattaya, a popular traveler location for Russians, to Moscow, Russian state-run TASS news firm reported, mentioning the Russian embassy in Bangkok.

” On board was a bedridden client in major condition, a Russian person, who was carried from among the health centers in Pattaya to Russia,” the RIA news firm reported, mentioning a source at Thailand’s Utapao International Airport.

” She was accompanied by her spouse, a personal business owner, likewise a Russian person, who spent for the flight.”

Numerous Russian media outlets stated the travelers were a couple from Volgodonsk in southern Russia.

A manifest list for the airplane, released by the SHOT news outlet, appeared to reveal the team were likewise Russian nationals.

Russia’s Investigative Committee stated it had actually opened a criminal case to figure out if security guidelines had actually been broken.

The airplane’s reported owner, a little Russian company called Athletic Group LLC, did not right away react to an ask for remark.

The Taliban-run Afghan air travel ministry stated in a declaration on X that the airplane’s prepared path did not consist of going through Afghanistan’s air area which “most likely due to technical problems” the airplane had actually diverted from its organized path.

The declaration stated a ministry technical group was examining the matter.

Afghanistan authorities had actually gotten reports of an airplane crash in a remote, mountainous area of Badakhshan in Afghanistan’s far north, a provincial authorities representative stated on Sunday.

Zabihullah Amiri, a representative for Badakhshan’s provincial federal government, informed Reuters a group had actually been sent out to the place of the crash, a remote location more than 200 km (124 miles) from the provincial capital Fayzabad.


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