Prototype Russian Ilyushin Propellor Plane Crashes On Test Flight

On Tuesday, tragic reports have come in of a Russian military prototype turboprop crashing during a test flight. As seen on direct footage of the accident, the aircraft’s right engine appears to have caught on fire, causing the plane to dive straight into the ground, followed by an explosion. Reports suggest none of the crew have survived the crash. Flames erupting from the engine The aircraft, an Ilyushin Il-112V with registration 41400, was performing a test flight when it lost control and crashed into the trees close to Kubinka airbase,…