Moscow. 26 Dec. INTERFAX – Chorister of the choir of the Metropolitan vysoko-Petrovsky monastery – among the dead in plane crash near Sochi.
“Passengers of the liner were the main team of the Federal state institution of culture and art “Academic song and dance ensemble of Russian Army named after A.V. Aleksandrov”. Among the members of the band, tragically died in a plane crash, and was singing the vysoko-Petrovsky monastery 24-year-old Boris Buryachenko”, – reports a press-service of the monastery.
B. Buryachenko was also the choirmaster of the ensemble mentioned.
Monday, 15:00, Petrovsky Cathedral of the monastery, the Governor of the brethren of the monastery will perform a memorial service for him and for all the victims in the crash.
Aircraft of the defense Ministry, the Tu-154 disappeared from radar on Sunday morning, 20 minutes after departure from Sochi. On Board were 92 people, including soldiers, journalists, song and dance ensemble of the Alexandrov and the head of the Fund “Fair aid” Elizabeth Glinka. They were heading to Syria to congratulate Russian soldiers at the airbase “Hamim” new year holidays.
The liner fell in the Black sea near the Sochi coast. Criminal case is brought. On Monday, Russia declared a day of national mourning.