Gazprom Neft Pays Respects to the Families of Those who Died in the Crash of MI-8 Helicopter

JSC Gazprom Neft pays respects to the families of lost passengers of Mi-8 helicopter which crashed on July 2 near Vorgenskoe field. The reasons of the accident are being investigated.

13 employees of Service Drilling Company LLC (subsidiary of Gazpromneft-Nefteservice LLC) and 3 members of the crew were on board of the helicopter.

According to the preliminary data, 7 persons survived in the crash, including 3 members of the crew, 9 persons died.

All emergency services, including the helicopter of the air medical service with necessary equipment and doctors, flew out to the place of the accident. Medical institutions are informed and ready to take the victims.

The company will render all necessary assistance to the families of the dead and injured.