22 of September. During a training flight in the Moscow region crashed helicopter Mi-8 of EMERCOM of Russia.
"During a training flight in the technique of salvation in especially difficult circumstances in Lyubertsy district was wrecked helicopter of EMERCOM of Russia", - reports TASS with reference to the press service of the emergencies Ministry.
During the crash onboard the helicopter there were 3 crewmen. At the helicopter crash site was found three bodies.
"At the crash site were found the bodies of three dead crew members – all who were on Board", reports TASS.
Currently the body has been recovered from the wreckage of the helicopter.
It is reported that on Board during the crash were two pilots and a flight engineer.
"At the helm were the captain, the chief of the Zhukovsky rescue center of EMERCOM Roman Frolov and his Deputy, pilot Dmitry Arsentiev, was a flight engineer Maxim Filippov - TASS reported, citing a source in law enforcement bodies.
Roman Frolov during the flight was a mentor to him, at this time they practiced the steps to salvation and monitoring situations under difficult conditions, in the dark.
Versions of what happened
The official cause of the crash has not yet announced.
Presumably, onboard the helicopter there was a technical failure and the crew members decided to divert the car from the settlements.
"The helicopter crashed in Tomilinson Park between Mirny and October, one gets the feeling that the crew took the car from populated areas", - reports TASS.
Other versions of the incident is called a piloting error, and also difficult weather conditions.
According to preliminary data, the weather could not cause a crash, because during the flight she was supportive.