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Plane Carrying Russian Navy Chief Crashes


http://gdb.rferl.org/2913E944-94F3-48A7-A3CC-A87B1CC43529_w203.jpg --> http://gdb.rferl.org/2913E944-94F3-48A7-A3CC-A87B1CC43529_mw800_mh600.jpg Scene from an international air show at Zhukovsky, near Moscow (file photo) (ITAR-TASS) July 10, 2006 -- A plane carrying Russia's naval chief, Admiral Vladimir Masorin, crash-landed in Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula today.


The plane, Tu-134, rolled off a runway while landing at Simferopol airport.


No one was killed. It was not immediately known how many people were aboard.


(AP, Interfax)

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