A aircraft crash close to Moscow on Sunday which killed all 71 persons on board could have happened mainly because its pace sensors have been iced over.
As a outcome, devices on the aircraft’s manage panel could have revealed the pilots the erroneous pace knowledge, the TASS news company quoted investigators as stating.
The AN-148 passenger aircraft was en route from Moscow to the Russian provincial city of Orsk and was operated by Russia’s Saratov Airways.
A distinctive fee has been ordered by President Vladimir Putin to examine what prompted the crash.
The plane’s crew despatched no distress alerts and debris and human stays are spread over the radius of a kilometre around the crash web site.
The aircraft, made in 2010, had been carrying sixty five travellers and six crew. The passenger list confirmed numerous youthful persons have been on board, including a 5-year-aged female.
Elena Voronova, a spokeswoman for Saratov Airways, claimed there had been no fears about the technical issue of the aircraft, which went into company with her firm in 2016.