In the suburbs of Moscow, a light aircraft had to make an emergency landing due to open fire on it from the ground. As reported in the press center of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for the capital region, this incident took place in the Solnechnogorsk district of the Moscow region.
It is noted that the shooting at the aircraft was opened on September 14, but it became known about it only a day later. “The day before there was a message that an emergency hard landing by a pilot of a light-engine aircraft was made in the vicinity of the Shevlino village. The pilot himself later explained that at about 4:30 pm local time, flying at an altitude of about 100 meters, he noticed a man who was firing an unidentified weapon at his plane, after which the pilot also heard a bang and a blow on the fuselage of the vehicle, ” said in the message of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
Also, the department emphasizes that as a result of this incident, there were no casualties. Among other things, the law enforcement officers managed to quickly establish the identity of the shooting man, at the moment an appropriate check is being carried out on the fact of the offense committed by him, the guards are investigating all the circumstances of the incident.