Employees of the security service of Ukraine (SBU) detained a citizen of Russia 60-year-old Vasily Nischuk during a bomb threat on Board the plane which was carrying out flight from Dubai to Kiev. About it on air of TV channel “112 Ukraine” said the head of the office of the head of the SBU Oleksandr Tkachuk.
“Landing in Zhulyany (Kiev international airport — approx. “The tape.ru”) occurred normally, but immediately after that one of the passengers said that the plane is explosives, and he plans to blow it up,” said Tkachuk. According to him, the plane was immediately moved to a spare Parking lot, and passengers were evacuated. Tkachuk added that the search aircraft had been conducted by the special forces “alpha” anti-terrorist unit and the security service.
The head of the press service of the airport Galina Bogdanenko added that the Russian bomb was said 10 minutes before landing. The crew sent this information to the dispatcher service of the airport, so the plane was met by the staff of SBU, airport security and bomb experts. The explosives on Board were found. “Unfortunately, the passenger was drunk and behaved inadequately, just look at what he faces for that,” she said.
On page SSU in Facebook posted photos of the passport the detainee Basil Nyschuk. According to Bogdanenko, was detained another Russian — Victor Kucher, “which is also implicated in this incident.”
Embassy of Russia in Ukraine information about the incident has not yet commented on.