8 IL-76 craft sent to fight forest fires in Siberia
Eight IL-76 craft are equipped with special equipment to dump water on wildfires. They are being redeployed to the east of the country from airfields in Orenburg, Taganrog and Pskov.
The aircraft will be used to quickly extinguish the blazes in Siberia, the Far East and Trans-Baikal regions.
Voice of Russia, Interfax