Families of victims in accident SSJ-100 will assign pensions

Семьям погибших в катастрофе SSJ-100 назначат пенсии

The pension Fund of Russia will promptly appoint pensions to the families of citizens who died in the crash of the SSJ-100, the press service of the Fund.

“Pension Fund declares its readiness promptly to appoint pensions to the families of the citizens killed in the plane crash at Sheremetyevo airport on 5 may. Experts of the Pension Fund in the operational headquarters for relief work on compiling the lists of citizens eligible for payments, and take statements,” the statement reads.

Earlier, the Minister of labour and social protection of Russia Maxim Topilin ordered the creation of the operational headquarters to assist victims of the disaster. He will coordinate the actions of regional Executive authorities, offices of the Pension Fund of Russia, social insurance Fund of Russia, current organization of victim assistance.

We will remind, on the eve of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft of Aeroflot EN route from Moscow to Murmansk, urgently returned to the airport, where it made a hard landing. Due to difficult weather conditions, the pilots managed to put the liner only on the second attempt. He broke landing gear, and fired up the engines. The disaster killed 41 people.