At least 41 people were killed when a Peruvian airline on a domestic flight crashed in a jungle region yesterday, police said today.
Ffity-six passengers and crew survived after the Tans Boeing 737 aircraft came down while attempting an emergency landing, a regional official said.
The pilot attempted to land in a marsh, but the impact split the aircraft in two, the official added.
The flight, from Lima to Iquitos, crashed near Pucallpa airport late yesterday after the pilot radioed that he was unable to land because of strong winds and torrential rain, Norma Pasquel, a receptionist at the airport said, reports Guardian.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said