85 kilometers of a burning edge of the woods are extinguished by aircraft Ministry of the Russian Federation for Civil Defence, Emergency Situations and the Relief of Natural Disasters during work to Irkutsk Region

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The day before in Pribaikalye air boards of Be-200 of an emergency Ministry of the Russian Federation for Civil Defence, Emergency Situations and the Relief of Natural Disasters which were involved on suppression of forest fires in Kachug district finished work. During the day over burning woods it was made 21 plums of 252 tons of water, 1050 meters of a burning edge were liquidated. In total for the entire period of work of aircraft of Head department of Ministry of the Russian Federation for Civil Defence, Emergency Situations and the Relief of Natural Disasters on the Irkutsk region from August 2 to August 15 crews of attracted aircrafts (two emergencies Be-200 planes, boards Il-76, the Mi-8 and Mi-26 helicopters) made 96 departures on fires, 1056 dumpings of 8800 tons of water, having liquidated thus burning of 85 kilometers of a burning edge of the woods...

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