Near Chernigov rescuers with helicopters and planes put out a massive forest fire

Под Черниговом спасатели с вертолетами и самолетами тушили масштабный лесной пожар

Monday, April 22, near Chernigov broke out a large forest fire, it was extinguished with the help of aviation. About it reports a press-the centre of gschs of Ukraine in the Chernihiv region.

Dry grass and pine forest burned in the village of andriivka of Chernihiv district, information received by the rescuers at about 13:25. Fire samosenkova plantings spread to the forest area of GP “Chernigovgas”. Extinguishing involved aircraft SSES, 20:10 the fire managed to be liquidated on a total area of 15 hectares (5 hectares of forest litter and 10 hectares of dry vegetation and samoanic coniferous plantations). To extinguish the fire involved fire plane an-32P and Mi-8 helicopter of the SSES of Ukraine.