Source LifeNews reports that the cause of the cotton in the right engine of the aircraft was probably a malfunction of the fuel system. During takeoff, the An-26 broke off the fuel pipe.
It is reported that a decision has been made to suspend flights of military transport aircraft aviation An-26 and An-30.
At the moment, it is known that the right engine of the aircraft burned down completely. In addition, the aircraft has come off the propeller. No casualties were reported.
It is noteworthy that the incident took place on March 29, however the first news about what happened in the Rostov region began to arrive only two days later.