In Turkey, collapsed balloon with tourists

In Turkey, collapsed balloon with tourists

Walking balloon crashed in Turkey's Cappadocia (250 km south-east of Ankara). In his basket were 25 people, among them - the tourists from Brazil, Argentina and Spain. This was reported today at the headquarters of the Turkish civil aviation, which is investigating the crash.

As a result of the incident killed two Brazilian citizen 85 and 77 years, the agency "Cihan".

In Turkey, collapsed balloon with tourists

According to him, in one of the tourists allegedly occurred heart attack, another cause of death is not yet clear. Just a ball basket were 25 people, including the pilot. They were tourists from Brazil, Spain and Argentina. Turkish authorities are investigating the incident. After the fall of the ball, eight injured were taken to nearby hospitals, some of them received serious injuries and fractures.

In Turkey, collapsed balloon with tourists

According to the company's owner-operator of the fallen balloon Khalil Uluera who made a hard landing pilot is one of the best pilots in the world. "Balloons - is the safest form of transport. They have been used successfully in Cappadocia for 20 years ", - he said.

According to preliminary data, Russian citizens in the basket crashed was not the balloon Turkey.