A Ukrainian plane made on Friday an emergency landing in the North of Egypt، The Siver Post said. This was reported by local newspaper Al Ahram informs UNN.
According to her، the Ukrainian transport plane An-26 made an emergency landing approximately 50 km from the airport of the Egyptian city of El Alamein، which is located on the Mediterranean coast. The reason for the forced landing is called a technical fault. It is noted that none of the six crew members were not injured. This information Egyptian television also confirmed by the Minister of civil aviation Yunis al-Masri.
According to him، “one of the six members of the crew received any injuries”. The Minister added that the people who were on Board after landing، was taken to hospital and examined. “With the health they have everything in order،” said al-Masri.
He also said that “a forced landing was made Ukrainian cargo plane An-26 48 miles (about 50 km) from the airport of El Alamein”، which is located in the North of the country، on the Mediterranean sea. The plane landed on an agricultural field.
“Ukrainian plane was heading to El Alamein for refueling، but due to technical problem، landed on the approach to the city،” — said the Minister of civil aviation of Egypt.