TSN, 14 June 2014, 1:32 a.m.
Confidential Sources: Terrorists Strike Il-76 Plane with Ukrainian Parachutists
An Il-76 was struck by terrorists while attempting to land in Luhansk. TSN.ua received this information from sources in the Ukrainian Army.
According to available information, there were about 30 people on board. This included both parachutists and crew.
It is not known at this time if anyone survived the plane crash.
The plane attempted to land from the eastern side of the airport. The terrorists struck it with a rocket sent by portable air defense (MANPAD).
Earlier it had been reported that parachuters had repulsed another attack at the Luhansk airport.