The Health Ministry of Russia’s Khabarovsk region, has confirmed that all crew members of crashed An-26 aircraft were killed.
The ministry assured on Thursday that doctors were ready to provide psychological assistance to families.
The An-26 plane, carrying out a technical flight to check ground-based radio-technical support equipment, disappeared from radars on Wednesday with six people on board.
Its wreckage was found near a ski resort in the Khabarovsk region.
Emergency services told Sputnik that all six crew members were killed in the incident.
“Regional rescue teams arrived at the An-26 crash site.
“All the crew members died. We extend our condolences to the relatives of the victims.
“Our doctors are ready to provide psychological support to families,’’ the regional health ministry said in a statement.