Kyiv: Approximately 15 servicemen of the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo were seriously injured while landing the An-26 transport aircraft in the east of the country. This is reported by the local and Western media.
As noted, the incident occurred in the city of Beni, the province of North Kivu. At that time, there were 68 passengers and 4 crew members aboard the aircraft.
According to the representative of the armed forces of the Congo, the aircraft “missed while landing”.