Plane crash kills at least 15 in Russia’s Tatarstan region

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At least 15 people have been killed and seven others injured in a plane crash in Russia’s Tatarstan region.

According to local Russian media, the plane was carrying parachute jumpers.

According to the news, seven people have been rescued alive from the crashed plane. Russian officials say there is no sign of the other 15 survivors. According to the news, the plane that crashed now is L-410 Turbolet.

A photo released by the Emergency Situations Ministry shows that the front of the plane was buried in the ground and the plane was broken in half. According to local media, the condition of one of the seven is currently critical.

Russia’s air safety standards have improved over the past few years, but accidents have not stopped.

Last month, an N-26 plane crashed in Russia’s the Far East.¬†Six people were killed in the accident.¬†Another plane crash in the Kamchatka region in July killed 26 people.¬†There are also plenty of emergency landings in Russia due to technical problems.

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