Investigators believe the basic version of the fall of Robinson helicopter with a pilot and two passengers in the Zabaykalsky Krai malfunction of the aircraft, the piloting error and the effects of weather. About it on Thursday reports a press-service East-the Siberian SU of transport of the RF IC.
The investigation team together with the members of the Commission of the Interstate aviation Committee has completed the examination of the scene of the accident – footage of the open area about a hundred square meters, 11 km South of the village of Lower Geronimo Baleyskaya district of the Zabaikalsk region. Dead bodies sent for inspection to the regional Bureau is judicial-medical examination.
For carrying out is judicial-chemical examination of the seized samples of fuel, which was refuelled the helicopter prior to departure to determine its quality. Requested documentation relating to the organization of departure of the helicopter. Interrogation of persons who may know any circumstances of flight and other relevant to the investigation data, reported in a press-service.
Helicopter Robinson, owned by the gold mining company “Kurumkan”, crashed on October 22. The pilot and two passengers – Sergei Berbice, the CEO of the company “Darkhan”, which founder is “Kurumkan” and chief engineer were killed.
A criminal case under signs of crime under part 3 St. 263 criminal code of Russian Federation (“Infringement of safety rules of movement and operation of air transport, entailed on imprudence death of two and more persons”).