The defense Ministry announced the results of the investigation of the crash of Tu-154 over the Black sea

Минобороны сообщило итоги расследования крушения Ту-154 над Черным морем The experts made the official conclusion. 25 Dec 2016 a plane with the charitable mission went to Sochi on a Syrian airbase. However, shortly after takeoff the aircraft crashed into the Black sea. The tragedy claimed the lives of 92 people.
Минобороны сообщило итоги расследования крушения Ту-154 над Черным морем

The public still remembers the terrible tragedy that occurred on December 25, 2016 in a few minutes after the departure of the liner from the Sochi airport. The plane barely gaining altitude, crashed into the Black sea. For half a year, experts examined all the available data to determine the cause of the fall of the aircraft. However, just today it was announced the official conclusion is made by experts. Published the last words of the pilots of the Tu-154

“The investigation established that the cause of the incident could be a violation of spatial orientation (situational awareness) the aircraft commander that led to his erroneous actions with the controls of the aircraft”, — reads the statement of the Ministry of defense.

Минобороны сообщило итоги расследования крушения Ту-154 над Черным морем

Recall that for six months while he conducted the examination, put forward different versions of what happened. One of the assumptions of the problems with the serviceability of the aircraft, i.e., flaps. The Network even had an audiotape on which was heard the words of one of the pilots, who noticed a problem with this part of the aircraft.

Also discussed was the version that made that mistake was made by one of the pilots. However, once it was deciphered “black boxes”, experts were able to recreate the movement of the aircraft. According to these data, the crew made no mistakes. Despite the many versions and assumptions, all waiting for the official examination.

Recall that the plane crash claimed the lives of 92 people. The aircraft took off from Sochi on a Syrian airbase Hamim with a charitable purpose. On Board were the artists, the musicians, including the famous military choir, the Alexandrov, public figures and journalists who rushed to congratulate soldiers on the coming New year. “Flight, job flight”: the lived, the Alexandrov ensemble