Cadets among at least 22 people killed in Ukraine military plane crash
Cadets among at least 22 people killed in Ukraine military plane crash

At least 22 people, most of them air cadets, have been killed in a military plane crash in Ukraine, officials said.

The aircraft, an Antonov-26, came down near the eastern city of Kharkiv as it was landing.

The plane was carrying cadets from Kharkiv Air Force University and was on a training flight.

Emergency ministry officials said 27 people were on board. Two were seriously injured, and a search operation is continuing into the night for three missing people.

The cause of the crash is being investigated, as reported by BBC.

 

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