General Prosecutor's Office controlling investigation of helicopter crash
Astana. March 28. KazTAG - The General Prosecutor's Office is controlling the helicopter crash in Kyzylorda region.
"The main military prosecutor's office is controlling opening and investigation of the criminal case. Examinations have been assigned, all the investigatory arrangements are being conducted, the General Prosecutor's Office is controlling them. The investigation is being conducted under the article "violation of flights rules," said Andrey Lukin, deputy prosecutor general.
The message about MI-8 crash was reported in Zhalagash district of Kyzylorda region at 17.35 on March 27. The helicopter crashed and burnt down. There were 13 people aboard.
The helicopter was flying in the group of four military helicopters from Aktau to Shymkent. The flight was conducted within the frameworks of a complex check and training of Altyn Zhebe group in dark time and complicated meteorological conditions.
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