Helicopter crash-lands in NW of Siberia, killing 19
Photo credit: Ямал-Регион
An Mi-8 heli made a crash landing in the northwestern, Yamal Peninsula of Siberia. According to a source, two black boxes of the Mi-8 helicopter have been found in “good condition”. Reports says that the helicopter got damaged while making the landing and fell down on its side, however it remained safe from exploding.
The crash landing has left nineteen dead and three injured. All the passengers were oil industry workers.
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