The status of airborne recorders of the helicopter Mi-8 of EMERCOM of Russia, crashed earlier in the Lyuberetskiy district of the Moscow region is satisfactory. It is reported TASS citing a source in aviation circles.
“According to initial estimates, the state of “black boxes” is normal and satisfactory,” — said the Agency interlocutor. He said that the opening of the recorders and their meanings will be made by the Interstate aviation Committee (IAC).
21 September in the Moscow region crashed helicopter Mi-8 of EMERCOM of Russia, which carried out training flight. According to preliminary data, the crash happened due to crew error or equipment failure.
The accident killed three crew members, among whom was the head of the Zhukovsky air rescue center of EMERCOM Roman Frolov. According to a source “RIA Novosti”, the head of the Zhukovsky spascenter personally piloted the helicopter.
In fact the crash site as investigators began preliminary examination.
Earlier, rescuers found and recovered the “black boxes” in the tail and the cockpit of the crashed helicopter of the emergencies Ministry.