Ilyushin Il-76 military transport aircrafts have been water-bombing the ammunition storage damaged after an explosion at an artillery warehouse near the village of Kamenka in Krasnoyarsk region on Saturday.
According to the Russian Ministry of Defence (MoD), aircrafts are going to carry 20 flying missions to discharge water on area close to the ammunition storage. Every Il-76 aircraft has... Еще reportedly delivered 42 tons of water to the disposal point so far.
Operations will continue until the entirety of the ammunition storage area is water-bombed.
The ammunition facility exploded on Friday when lightning struck the ammunition storage where the lightning protection was damaged, according to the Russian MoD. At the moment at least 12 people are injured, as the region’s Ministry of Health reports.