During this week the Polish authorities intend to resume the work of the Commission on investigation of aviation accidents. It again will deal with the crash of Tu-154M near Smolensk that claimed the life of Polish President Lech Kaczynski, said the Secretary of the Ministry of defence bartłomiej Misevich on the air of TVP.
«99 percent of the Commission on investigation of aviation accidents, which de facto will start from the beginning, honestly and in good faith to investigate the cause of the crash near Smolensk, will be inaugurated by the defence Minister this week,» he said, Misewich TASS.
The Secretary noted that a new group of 10 people will start its work «since the repair of the Tu-154». According to Misevich, the Commission included both Polish and foreign experts.
Recall that on 10 April 2010 in the crash of the Polish presidential plane Tu-154M near Smolensk, killing all 96 passengers were on Board, including the President of the Republic Lech Kaczynski. A point in the investigation did not put still, although several times announced the results. In Poland insisted on the revision of the final report, Warsaw, according to which the main fault lies in Poland.
In November 2014 it was announced: the Polish Prosecutor’s office has completed the investigation of the crash of the presidential plane, having closed the case «due to lack of evidence of a crime».
But then the case was opened, to re-decode the negotiations of pilots with dispatchers using the new equipment and programs. In April 2015 it became known that till the last minute in the cockpit of the presidential plane was an outsider, the air force commander of Poland Andrzej Blasik. He demanded from the pilots to go to the end and try to land in difficult conditions, but also ignored the requirements of crew members to take their place.
However, a month before, in March 2015, the Polish military Prosecutor’s office has charged two Russian air traffic controllers. One of them is accused of creating a situation of direct danger in the air, the other in inadvertently bringing to disaster. While prosecutors acknowledged that the main cause of the crash all the crew. The pilots have cut the aircraft is below the minimum allowable height for this. In conditions of poor visibility due to fog, they had no right to descend to a height less than 120 meters.
In Poland are going to reopen the investigation of the crash that killed Kaczynski 02.02.2016