Rus News Journal

Forest fires in Siberia, in Ural Mountains and the Far East extinguish 11 boards of the Ministry of Emergency Measures

Moscow, on May, 21st - News. Eleven planes and helicopters of the Ministry of Emergency Measures of Russia extinguish natural fires in Ural Mountains, in Siberia and in the Far East Russia, have given journalists on Saturday in management of the information of department.

" In total 11 boards of the Ministry of Emergency Measures are involved in WRK on suppression of forest fires. Only in Yakutia the department aircraft has made 16 slivov waters on the kindling centres, having dumped 140 tons ognegasjashchej liquids " - the representative of the ministry has told.

In the Ministry of Emergency Measures have specified that in Ural Mountains, the Far East and in Siberia two world`s largest fire-prevention planes - the tanker Silt - 76, helicopters Mi - 8, helicopters Mi - 26 and amphibian Be - 200ΧΡ work.