the Plane Boeng-737, carrying out flight Nalchik—Moscow, March 8 made an emergency landing at the airport of Volgograd. About it “lente.ru” has informed a source in law enforcement agencies and confirmed by the interior Ministry of the Russian Federation.
the Board departed at 11:40 GMT, and shortly after takeoff one of the passengers sitting in the cabin on the place, turned on the electronic cigarette. The demands of the crew to stop violating the order and clarification that the prohibition of Smoking applies to all the simulation process, the passenger did not respond. As a result, the commander of the crew decided to disembark the infringer in the nearest airport at 13:10 liner landed in Volgograd.
As reported by “the Ribbon.ru” in the interior Ministry, the offender was removed from the Board employees of the transport police
“In a call center of linear Department of police at the airport of Volgograd received a message that required a police presence on Board of an airliner, EN route from Nalchik to Moscow and made an emergency landing. Police arrived on the scene found that the aircraft commander refused to flight the passenger, born in 1984, who smoked during the flight,” — said the official representative of the Ministry Irina the Wolf.
She said that the offender was removed from the flight and taken to the line police Department, it drew up a Protocol on administrative violation. In addition, as said the Wolf, the carrier is entitled to demand from the offender the costs associated with an emergency landing of the aircraft.