In Russia the aircraft of the airline “Rusline” stuck in snow after landing at the airport of Voronezh
It is reported that the plane “failed to turn in a special pocket at the airport because she’s stuck in a deep layer of snow”. On the taxiway, the aircraft had to return with the help of the tractor.
In a press-service of the airport confirmed the incident, stressing that the aircraft was not rolled out beyond the runway.
“If you try taxiing to the runway occurred an arbitrary stop of the aircraft due to the low coefficient of friction (no rolling out beyond it). Anybody from passengers and members of crew has not suffered”, — said the press service.
“The region has freezing rain and a little slippery,” he added.
Because of the incident detained two flights from Voronezh to Moscow.
In the middle zone of Russia on the evening of 12 February — the morning of 13 February, there were heavy snowfalls. So, in Moscow by Wednesday morning fell 11 millimeters of wet snow equivalent of water, which was a record figure for February 13.
The fleet of the airline “ruslayn” consists of the Bombardier CRJ 100/200.
Also on the eve of the Russian MiG-27 belonging to the Indian air force, crashed in the North-West of the country.
As reported a source in the defense Ministry, the aircraft was performing “routine mission.” The aircraft had one pilot who managed to eject. The circumstances and cause of the crash is found out by experts.
Note that the MiG-27 – Soviet supersonic fighter. Designed to strike moving and fixed ground and air targets. Can carry tactical nuclear weapons. Currently, the main fighter-bomber of the Indian air force.