Announcing the emergency landing of a plane carrying 159 passengers in a wheat field
The Interfax news agency announced the emergency landing of a plane carrying 159 passengers in the Novosibirsk region.
An announcement has been made on the crash landing of a plane carrying 159 people in a field of wheat, The Interfax news agency said that a passenger plane with 159 people on board was forced to make an emergency landing in the Novosibirsk region.
A plane carrying 159 passengers makes an emergency landing in a wheat field in Russia
In Russia, a jet carrying 159 people is forced to make an emergency landing in the middle of a wheat field, A Russian airliner carrying 159 people made an emergency landing in the Novosibirsk region, according to an announcement made by Russia. A plane belonging to the Russian Ural Airlines firm and having 159 passengers on board reportedly made an emergency landing in the Novosibirsk region in western Siberia on Tuesday, according to reports from Russian news agencies. The plane was en route from Sochi to Omsk when the incident occurred. Local emergency services reported that a passenger plane landed safely on open ground close to a village in the Novosibirsk region of Russia today, Tuesday, after it had transmitted a signal indicating that it was in danger. Preliminary information suggests that the plane was carrying passengers.
Official statement regarding the emergency landing of a Russian plane
The Russian government has issued an official statement regarding the emergency landing of a jet, The Russian news agency Interfax said that there were 159 people on board the plane when it made the emergency landing. There were no immediate indications of injuries or the reason why the plane made the emergency landing. TASS had earlier claimed that the jet was carrying 156 people, and the website for "Russia Today" quotes the governor of the province, Andrei, as saying that the same thing. Travnikov stated that, according to the first information, there were around 170 persons on board the aircraft that belonged to the Uralsky Aviation Company (Ural Airlines), including 23 minors, and that nobody was injured during the landing process. According to the information provided by the nearby emergency department, all of the passengers aboard the plane have been safely evacuated and are currently having a medical assessment.