30 may in the Saratov region during a training flight crashed the plane An-26 air base in the Krasnodar higher aviation school of pilots. On Board were six crew members. One student was killed and five people taken to hospital, reports RIA Novosti.
The crash happened when entering the plane to land. The plane did not survive the settings lower and went below the glide path (landing angle). The plane caught fire.
According to preliminary data, the cause of the accident could be the failure of one engine.
It became known later that the car «first aid» delivering in the hospital one of the injured students was in an accident. On one of the streets of Saratov «fast» collided with a private car and then knocked down a woman standing on the side of the road and crashed into a pole. The woman is hospitalized. None of those in the car «first aid» has not suffered.