This is stated in the message of the Southern Investigation Directorate for Transport of the IC of Russia.

The case was brought under an article on violation of the rules of operation of air transport, which resulted in the death of a person through negligence.

“A criminal case has been opened on the fact of the crash of the Mi-2 helicopter in the Krasnodar Territory (Part 2 of Article 263 of the Criminal Code of Russia),” the UK said.

Earlier, the authorities of the Kanevsky district of the Kuban said that the pilot of the Mi-2 helicopter allegedly could not stand the required flight altitude.

The incident occurred on August 24.