KYIV (QHA) -

The National Bureau of Air Accidents Investigation of Ukraine (NBAAI) will send its expert to investigate the Russian Airbus A321 (Kogalymavia airline) crash in Sinai, the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine reports.

“Having received the relevant information from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and guided by para. 5.27 of Annex 13 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation, the NBAAI suggested sending its expert to Egypt,” the agency reports. 

It was reported earlier that Russian Airbus A321 run by Kogalymavia airline crashed in Sinai Peninsula on October 31, 2015. All 224 people travelling from Sharm El-Sheikh to St. Petersburg died, including 4 citizens of Ukraine. According to Egyptian authorities, technical problems were the most likely cause of the air crash.

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