Russia's Emergency Situations Ministry confirms Namig Gahramanov's Azerbaijani citizenship
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 12
The Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia confirmed the foreign citizenship of two passengers crashed An-148: they are citizens of Switzerland and Azerbaijan, RIA Novosti reported.
"lrich Klaeui is a citizen of the Swiss Confederation, Namig Gahramanov is a citizen of the Azerbaijan Republic" the ministry says.
The An-148 passenger plane of the Saratov Airlines [flight 730 from Moscow to Orsk] took off from the Domodedovo airport at 14:21 Moscow time. According to preliminary data, there were 65 passengers and six crew members aboard the plane. Radio contact with the plane was lost several minutes after the takeoff and the plane went out of the radars. As reported by TASS, as a result of the plane crash there are no survivors.