The information on the ignition of the plane 406 Antalya-Kyiv UR-CPR on June 14 at Zhuliany Airport does not correspond to the reality. The State Aviation Museum of Ukraine reported this on Facebook.
“We emphasized that the instantly spread information on the fire, catastrophe or even treason in the social networks does not correspond to the reality. As you can see in the photo, the plane is not damaged and the marks of the burning are not established,” the representatives of the museum reported.
It is noted that the photo was taken at the territory of the museum and the visitors can see the plane.
An incident occurred at Zhuliany airport in Kyiv on Thursday evening - due to the tough weather conditions, with heavy rain and a thunderstorm over the Ukrainian capital.
Bravo air company's passenger plane performed an emergency landing. According to the airport's press service, the aircraft landed successfully but taxied outside the landing strip.
'On June 14 (8.40 p.m.), the Bravo air company aircraft, flight number 4406 Antalya-Kyiv UR-CPR landed and taxied outside the landing strip. 169 passengers were aboard the plane; no one suffered in the incident. All passengers were evacuated to the terminal, now they are in the arrivals hall', the message said.
The rescue team arrived on the scene. The crew and airport employees expect the aviation experts; the airport is shut down until 1 a.m. Friday.