posted on Jun, 21 2011 @ 05:29 AM
Forty-four people were killed when a passenger jet crashed late on Monday in northwestern Russia, news agencies said. RIA Novosti and ITAR-Tass,
citing Emergencies Ministry officials, reported that the RusAir plane crash-landed on a highway en route from Moscow to the city of Petrozavodsk. They
reported eight people who survived the crash were hospitalised in critical condition in Petrozavodsk. There was no immediate explanation for the
crash. Russian news agencies said the plane crashed on its final approach to the airport in Petrozavodsk, landing a few hundred metres short of the
runway. Petrozavodsk is in the in the province of Karelia, 640km northwest of Moscow. The plane was a Russian-made Tu-134 jet, the Emergencies
Ministry said, carrying 52 people, nine of whom were crew, the agencies said. The ministry confirmed on its website that there had been an incident
and posted a list of 43 passengers. The Karelia branch of the Emergencies Ministry said radio contact with the pilot was lost at 23:40 local time
(0540 Tuesday AEST).
Condolences for the victim families.
This seems to be ordinary airplane crash but accidentally among the dead pasengers is 5 important persons in nuclear industry
Director and general constructor of Nuclear company Gidropress Sergey Rizkov
Chief constructor of nuclear company Gidropress Nicolay Trunov and deputy director of Gidropress Nikolay Banok
Also Chief of Administration of Atomenergomash ( nuclear power engineering company ) Valery Ljalin en.wikipedia.org...
And chief technologist of ОКБМ ( www.okbm.nnov.ru...
) Andrey Trofimov
Maybe this is coincidence but with all the fuss about nuclear energy and disasters this year i found this very suspicious.Maybe a little digging will
come out with more info .Let's not forget Polish goverment plane crash.
edit on 21-6-2011 by xavi1000 because: (no reason given)