BREAKING An Antonov An-26 plane has crashed near the city of Chuguev in Ukraine
An An-26 plane has crashed near the city of Chuguev in the Kharkov region of Ukraine during landing, Ukrainian Air Force Command said Friday. According to the command, there were injuries and deaths, but the head of the Kharkov region, Oleksiy Kucher, said that there were also survivors in the crash. Please reload for updates:
UPDATE The left engine failure was reported by the pilots.
UPDATE At Least 22 Killed, 2 Survived, 4 Unknown.
UPDATE There Were 28 People on Board of Crashed AN-26: 7 Crew Members And 21 Cadets.
Citing a source in the Ukrainian Defense Ministry, local news agency Depo.Kharkiv reported that there were cadets on board. If they were trained on the AN-26Sh, there could be 10 cadets and one instructor on the plane, the media outlet said. Source