Rain and thunderstorms that prevail in Moscow, detained more than 300 flights. The result of bad weather 17 aircraft failed to land at the capital's airport.
Bad weather that hit the capital on July 27, paralyzed not only move on Moscow's streets, but the movement of aircraft. On this day, in consequence of a heavy rain storm almost 300 flights were arrested in the capital's airports.
"According to our information, in the airports Domodedovo, Sheremetyevo and Vnukovo airports were arrested 286 flights, even 145 for arrival and 141 - crash", - quotes the source in the emergency services of the region, RIA Novosti. Among other things, to the best knowledge of the informant, another 17 flights arriving in the capital had to redirect from Sheremetyevo to other Russian airports.
In this regard, about Domodedovo airport occurred kilometer tube informs REN TV. 1 of the employees of the airport, explained that the place was crowded the result of rain and thunderstorms, because many of the aircraft failed to land at Sheremetyevo and were transferred to Domodedovo. Because of this situation packagebook at the airport largely increased. People try to go home on the cars, in consequence of which on exiting the airport there are traffic jams.
Together with this, the dispersed nature and caused traffic jams. More than 50 of flooding was seen in Moscow as a consequence of rain and thunderstorms. In "Mosvodostok" announced that the fight against bad weather was thrown 289 crews, 865 workers and 210 units of special equipment. The experts worked through the night.
Also, in the Moscow Department of motor vehicles said that severe accidents associated with continued in Moscow thunderstorms and rain, it wasn't recorded and the entire public passenger transport worked in a regular mode.
Remember, a heavy downpour and thunderstorm collapsed the national capital on the evening of 27 July. The emergencies Ministry warned residents of the capital of the severe hail and gusty winds, which reached a speed of 17 to 19 meters per second. The Ministry in addition said that there is a possibility that a defect in the power lines, felling trees, damage to poorly fortified advertising structures.
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