Rus News Journal

Medvedev and Putin the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev and the prime minister have presented condolences of Spain

- the minister of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin have presented today condolences of Spain in connection with an air crash at the airport of Madrid in which 146 persons were lost.

Telegrams with sympathy words the Kremlin were directed by the prime minister - to the minister of Spain Jose Luis Rodriguez, informs RIA News .

In the meantime in Madrid process of identification of victims has begun. According to rescuers, will make it difficult - after all victims have strongly scorched.

we Will remind, today nearby 16. 45 Moscow time at plane MD - 87 flights JK - 5022 companies Spanair at the moment of a separation from a runway the left engine has lighted up. Soon the plane has failed on the earth, and the fire has flashed.

All onboard ill-fated flight which went in Las - Palmas (Canary Islands) 178 persons - 169 passengers and 9 crewmen, according to all available information, flied.
As it became known, flight has been detained on an hour. The reason is not named yet.

On unknown persons while to the reasons, the plane has taken off with almost hour delay.
rescuers already have found black boxes the burnt down liner. The Spanish company Spanair which owned plane, has declared that at last annual checkup which has passed on January, 24th, 2008, liner engines were serviceable.