The authorities of St. Petersburg chose the project of the memorial to the victims of the crash of an A321

The authorities of St. Petersburg have chosen the monument to the victims of the crash of the A321 aircraft, which crashed in October 2015 in Egypt. The Commission unanimously decided that the memorial would be “the memory Garden”. About it reports “Radio Baltika” with reference to the head of the Committee for architecture and urban planning of the Leningrad region Evgeny Domracheva.

“The projects were diverse. In the online vote was attended by 700 people. In the unanimous opinion of the Commission, the project “Garden of memory”, — he said.

Domrachev said that when choosing a memorial, the Commission took into account the opinion of relatives of victims of the crash who didn’t want the monument was depicted the plane, the geographical features of the scene and other reminders of the tragedy.

As the radio station, the winner of the competition will be awarded 100 thousand rubles from the reserve Fund of the Governor of the Leningrad region. The Foundation of the monument will be laid until October 31, and the monument want to finish for the year. The initial cost of the project is 7 million rubles. the Monument will be built on the territory of Vsevolozhsk district of Leningrad region.

October 31, 2015 over the Sinai crashed A321 passenger jet of the Russian airline “Kogalymavia”, flying from Sharm El Sheikh to Saint Petersburg. All aboard the 224 people killed. As the head of the FSB Alexander Bortnikov, the cause of the crash A321 was a terrorist attack.

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The crash of the Russian Airbus A321 in Egypt

On the morning of October 31 in Egypt crashed aircraft A321 for Russian airline “Kogalymavia”. The liner was carrying out flight on a route Sharm El-Sheikh — Saint Petersburg. …

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