Source Pravda.Ru

Russian fighter plane crashes due to engine failure

A Tu-160 Russian fighter plane has crashed due to engine failure. This was the initial conclusion of the investigative team now working at the scene of the catastrophe in the Saratov Region. A few minutes before the incident occurred the crew of the plane informed ground control that the relatively new engine had caught fire.

As a Rosbalt correspondent reports, rescue workers have already found two black boxes among the wreckage. The bodies of the four pilots onboard have also been found.

An explosion of household gas occurred in a nine-storeyed apartment building in the city of Shakhty, the Rostov region of Russia. The blast destroyed two storeys of the building

Another apartment building explodes in Russia. Several people killed

An explosion of household gas occurred in a nine-storeyed apartment building in the city of Shakhty, the Rostov region of Russia. The blast destroyed two storeys of the building

Another apartment building explodes in Russia. Several people killed