Three people injured when evacuating from plane in Sheremetyevo
A smoke sensor activated on board.
Three people were injured when evacuating Nordwind Airlines to Sheremetyevo from the Moscow-Yerevan plane, Interfax reports with reference to the regional Emergencies Ministry headquarters.
“After receiving a signal about smoke, the aircraft Boeing 737 Moscow-Yerevan stopped moving. Passengers are evacuated using inflatable ladders. During the evacuation, three people got bruises,” the department said.
The smoke sensor activated when the plane was moving along the taxiway on the runway. After the evacuation, all passengers are transported to the terminal F of the airport.
The vessel information about smoke was not confirmed during the inspection; the fire was not detected.
There were 187 people on board.