Military Mi-8 helicopter makes emergency landing in Eastern Russia

Military Mi-8 helicopter makes emergency landing in Eastern Russia
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  • calendar-gray 10 January 2020

A “KrasAvia” military Mi-8 helicopter has made an emergency landing in the Krasnoyarsk Territory of eastern Russia, APA reports citing Russian media.

It has been reported that the emergency landing was caused by engine failure. 

“A 'KrasAvia' Mi-8 helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing 289 kilometres northeast of Khatanga”, a source told the Russian media.

There were allegedly 14 passengers and three crew members on board. No casualties from the incident have been reported so far. The circumstances surrounding the emergency landing are currently being clarified.

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