Military Plane Crashes

Military Plane

Has Crashed.


NewsOnline Nigeria reports that four people died and two more were injured on Saturday after a military plane crashed while trying to land in Kazakhstan’s largest city Almaty, authorities said.


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“According to preliminary data, four people died, and two injured were sent to the nearest hospital,” the emergencies ministry said in a statement.

The plane was traveling to Almaty from the capital Nur-Sultan, the ministry in the Central Asian country said.



The Russian news agency Interfax reported that the plane belonged to Kazakhstan’s national security committee, a successor to the Soviet-era KGB that controls the national border service.


In December 2019, a dozen of around a hundred passengers died during a crash landing in similarly foggy conditions near the same airport.


The Bek Air carrier that operated the aircraft has not flown since and had its license revoked last year.