UTair plane’s emergency landing caused by engine failure

31 May 2011 (09:07)

UTair Airlines plane traveling from Tyumen to Moscow’s Domodedovo Airport had to perform an emergency landing due to engine failure, Rosaviation’s official representative Sergey Izvolsky told RIA Novosti.

The plane departed from Tyumen at 7:40 PM local time (5:40 PM Moscow time) and had to get back to the airport as soon as twenty minutes after the take-off. The crew announced that the aircraft would have to perform an emergency landing in Tyumen.

There were sixty-five passengers aboard the plane; no one was hurt. Later on, these passengers flew to Moscow via another airplane.

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