An-26 crash near Chuguiv: Armed Forces to pay one-time money assistance for victims' families

Source : 112 Ukraine

The sum equals some USD 50,000 for each family
17:40, 20 October 2020

An-26 plane crash in Kharkiv region

Ground Force of Ukraine's Armed Forces will pay the one-time money assistance for families of those who perished in the military aircraft crash near Chuguiv, Kharkiv region; the tragedy took place last month, September 25. 

The sum, which approximately equals USD 50,000 for each family is set to 750-fold minimal salary of working population, as foreseen by the Ukrainian law.

The government committee keeps looking into the tragedy. Money will be transferred to families of the deceased servicemen when the final report in this case is done.

Related: An-26 plane crash: Farewell ceremony held in Kharkiv

As we reported earlier, on September 25, at about 20:50 near the military airport of Chuhuiv, Kharkiv region, a military aircraft AN-26 fell and caught fire. According to preliminary estimates of flight safety specialists, one of the sensors in the left engine of the aircraft failed, which led to the catastrophe.

Related: An-26 crash: One of engine control system units failed during flight

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