The disaster in Brovary: the names of the dead pilots and passengers have been announced

Antonina Dolomanzhi, Yury Kobzar14:52, 18.01.23

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The Ministry of Internal Affairs said who else died in the helicopter together with the leadership of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

The crash site of the helicopter in Brovary / photo UNIANThe crash site of the helicopter in Brovary / photo UNIAN

The authorities named the crew and passengers who died in the helicopter crash in Brovary. The information was disclosed in the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs . 

Thus, in addition to the Minister of Internal Affairs, his deputy and the Secretary of State, as a result of the fall of the helicopter, the deputy head of the patronage service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Tetyana Shutyak, the head of the protection department of the Department of Internal Security of the National Police, Lieutenant Colonel Mykhailo Pavlushko, and the leading inspector of the Department of Communication of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Mykola Anatskyi were killed.

In addition, the entire crew of the helicopter was killed: the commander of the aircraft – the instructor of the special purpose helicopter squadron Oleksandr Vasylenko, the pilot of the special purpose helicopter squadron Kostyantyn Kovalenko, as well as the on-board mechanic of the special purpose helicopter squadron, ensign Ivan Kasyanov of the civil protection service.VIDEO OF THE DAYPlay Video

Helicopter accident in Brovary

On the morning of January 18, a helicopter crashed on the territory of a kindergarten in Brovary near Kyiv . It soon became clear that the Minister of Internal Affairs Denys Monastyrskyi, his deputy Yevhen Yenin and State Secretary Yuriy Lubkovich were on board. They all died.

Due to the fact that a large-scale fire broke out at the site of the accident, the total number of dead increased to 16 people – including people who were on the ground.

Law enforcement officers are considering three main versions of what happened – violation of flight rules, technical malfunction, deliberate destruction of the helicopter.

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