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Poland disbands air transport unit of air force following Presidential crash
4 August 2011

Poland disbands air transport unit of air force following Presidential crash

4 August 2011

Poland’s government disbanded an air force regiment and fired some high-ranking officers as a consquence  of findings in a Polish investigation into the  plane crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski and 95 others. The 36th Special Regiment of Aviation Transport was a special aviation regiment of the Polish Air Force established in 1945. All of its aircraft were for […]

Report: Pressure to land in below-minima weather conditions caused Polish President plane crash

12 January 2011

The Russian Interstate Aviation Committee published the final report of their investigation into the April 2010 accident of a Polish Air Force Tupolev TU-154M that killed Polish President Kaczynski and 95 others. The airplane departed Warszawa-Okecie Airport (WAW), Poland at 07:27 local time, carrying Polish President Lech Kaczynski, his wife, several Members of Parliament, President of […]