Ukrainian Il-76 aircraft, aiming for transportation to a safe place people in the country from Nepal, repaired and ready to fly to Kathmandu, informs on the first day of the week television channel referring to the Ministry of defense of Ukraine.
The devastating earthquake of magnitude 7, 9 occurred in Nepal on the morning of 25 April. According to recent data, more than 7, 3 thousand people have lost their lives, more than 14 million received health damage during the earthquake and subsequent aftershocks. According to the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine, about 70 Ukrainians currently awaiting transportation to a safe place from Nepal.
on Thursday, the Ukrainian state service for emergency situations said that the aircraft the Ministry of defence of Ukraine for the transport in a safe place for Residents landed in new Delhi. It was later announced that the landing in Kathmandu Ukrainian aircraft is permitted only on 3 may due to the large flow of aircraft from around the world. Being in an Indian airport, the crew of Il-76 carried out planned maintenance work, which revealed certain problems with the aircraft. Later, the Ukrainian side has sent another plane to Delhi which had been necessary to restore detail. Television channel "Ukraine" said that you brought the part did not fit.
"Literally right now in the Ministry of defence stated that the Ukrainian Il-76 aircraft, which broke down in Delhi, repaired and it is ready to fly to Kathmandu for transportation to a safe place for victims of the earthquake ", - informs television channel " 1 1 ".