A group of children gathered on summer vacation, and after seven hours waiting in the airport Domodedovo flew to Simferopol. It is reported TASS with reference to press-service of Department of EMERCOM in Moscow region.
“Delayed flight Moscow — Simferopol with 160 children took off at 19:03 GMT. Kids are all right” — said the Agency interlocutor.
He added that at the airport the children and their chaperones took a calm and secured drinking water.
As reported earlier, the Moscow interregional transport Prosecutor’s office, 9317 flight Moscow — Simferopol carried out by airline “Yamal” was scheduled for 11:30 GMT, but, for technical reasons, postponed until 19:00. Because of the long delay, the office organized a check.
According to the source “Interfax” in emergency services, due to a flight delay was the fault detected on Board the aircraft before departure.
“In view of the discovered malfunctions on Board the aircraft, it was decided to postpone the departure until elimination, but later the carrier decided to replace the faulty aircraft on the flight on another aircraft,” — said the Agency interlocutor.