Monday, may 15, in the North of Japan crashed spy plane LR-2. On Wednesday morning it was announced that the bodies of all four crew members, reports the Agency RIA Novosti with reference to the TV company NHK.
The plane took off from okadama airport in Sapporo for the emergency transport of patient in the ambulance and headed towards Hakodate. Then near the Hakodate airport it disappeared from radar. Later its wreckage was discovered near the dam in the city Assabu in the southern part of the island. Then the rescuers found the four crew members. And only the day it was announced that all crew members were killed.
At the scene Wednesday morning has been found and the «black box», records which may shed light on the causes of the crash.
LR-2 is a turboprop aircraft with a crew of 10 people. The length of the plane is 14 metres. It is equipped for emergency transportation of seriously ill patients and also performs the functions of avialablity and aerial reconnaissance.