A Polar Airlines Antonov An-26-100, en route from Yakutsk to Belaya Gora, made a heavy landing at Belaya Gora Airport on Oct.11. According to the Yakutsk-based carrier, weather conditions at Belaya Gora were severe. None of the 33 people onboard were injured, but the aircraft was damaged. Polar Airlines is a regional carrier that operates commuter flights in Yakutia, connecting the remote parts of the region. Its network includes 100 towns and villages in Yakutia. From January-August ...

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