Irkutsk

Possible crash site of Russian firefighting plane identified: report

The likely crash site of a Russian firefighting plane that went missing while battling a blaze in Siberia has been found, state news agency Tass reported Saturday.

Firefighting plane with crew of 10 missing amid Siberian blaze

A firefighting plane with a crew of 10 went missing while battling a blaze Friday in the Siberian region of Irkutsk, according to Russia's Emergency Situations Ministry.