08 August 2014, Friday, 12:12

Plane from Simferopol made an emergency landing at Ufa Airport

author: Rozaliya Valeeva

Information about the emergency landing of a Boeing 737 — 400 on the route Simferopol — Ufa by Yamal Airlines was received by the dispatcher's console at 16. 48 on August 7.

The alert of the nose landing gear extension failed at the pilot-in-command, the press service of the airport informs. Ufa Airport rescue team in full force advanced to the place of gathering. There were prepared fire brigades and foam. The second runway was specially prepared for taking the emergency aircraft. At 17.18 the plane safely landed. There were 158 passengers on board. Ufa Airport is operating normally now.