A military plane crashed in Ukraine.
There are numerous dead, but also survivors.
There are also students among the victims.
The military machine crashed on approach.
At least 22 inmates died, two survived seriously injured.
devastating plane accident
A military aviator was wrecked during a training flight in
in the Kharkiv region.
The machine crashed on approach to the runway.
22 people died, said the civil defense in Kiev on Friday evening.
The Ukrainian military also confirmed the crash.
Airplane crash in Ukraine: dead and injured - Video from site of the accident
Two people are said to have survived seriously injured.
A total of 28 people are said to have been on board.
In addition to the seven-person crew, 21 students from the University of the Air Force sat in the
In May, a serious plane crash had already occurred in Pakistan.
At that time, two inmates also survived the accident, 97 were killed.
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Videos were circulating on Twitter showing an
completely on fire
A short time later, videos followed of the deleted rubble, which was widely scattered in an uninhabited area with trees.
Ukrainian Air Force reported that it was the Antonov-26
Plane crash in Ukraine: President Volodymyr Zelenskyj travels to the site of the accident
The cause of the crash was initially unclear.
President Volodymyr Zelenskyi announced that he would get an idea of the local situation this Saturday.
Area governor Alexei Kutschera wrote in the news channel
that he was on the way to the site of the accident.
The region is around 40 kilometers from the Russian border in the east of crisis-ridden
, but not in the war zone there.
In June - also on a test flight - a US fighter jet crashed into the North Sea.
(mt / dpa)