Relatives of the pilot of the aircraft AN-2, who disappeared in June of this year, reported the SMS they received recently from his phone. Ural investigators are now checking this information.
"We now check the information that came to us from her son Hatip Kashapova. According to a relative, he got to the room the father SMS with the following text:" The user is within range of the network ", - said Irina Sargsyan on April 5, the press officer of the Ural Investigation Department of Transport RF IC. Investigators, as Sarkisian noted, are already doing all the necessary measures, including sending a request to the company cellular operator.
An-2 plane, carrying a pilot and presumably were 12 passengers, disappeared without a trace in the Urals over ten months ago. The plane, which belonged to the Chelyabinsk company "Call of Air" without the necessary permission was flown on June 11, 2012 the commander of "maize" Khatipov Kashapova from the airport of the city of Serov, Sverdlovsk Region.
The search for the An-2 was officially terminated in November last year. Rescue workers, police and volunteers searched the plane and passengers, not only in the Sverdlovsk region, but also in neighboring regions. Came a lot of messages about finding the missing "maize", but so far none of them have been confirmed.
More than one million square kilometers have been surveyed since the beginning of the search as the An-2 aircraft technicians and foot search groups. Earlier Eugene Kuyvashev, governor of the Sverdlovsk region, said a possible resumption of searches AN-2 and missing passengers at the end of April this year, when the snow has melted completely.