The commercial flight AN-28 disappeared off the radars today (Thursday) at 11.58 MSK in the Russian Far East.
The aircraft was carrying 17 people and disappeared shortly before landing at Ayan, according to the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations.
The aircraft was travelling from Jabarovsk to Ayan and at the time of the last radio communication 12 minutes before Estimated Landing Time, which would have been at 12.10 MSK, it was flying over the Ojotsk Sea.
Timofei BYELO PRAVDA.Ru
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