"At present, an inspection of the scene of the accident, a search for flight recorders, and the seizure of documents on board the aircraft are being carried out," Interfax reports.

According to the ministry, no survivors were found at the scene of the emergency.

In the taiga, trees are being cleared for landing a helicopter of the Ministry of Emergency Situations.

Earlier it was reported that rescuers resumed work at the crash site of the An-26 aircraft in the Khabarovsk Territory.