Plane crashes in south of Kazakhstan

An-2 plane crashed in southern Kazakhstan on Sunday morning, both pilots survived, Interfax reported.

Onboard there were two pilots born in 1954 and 1967. They were taken to the hospital. Their condition, according to preliminary data, is assessed as satisfactory. 

The plane took off to cultivate rice fields. A few kilometers after takeoff during an emergency landing due to a technical malfunction, the plane crashed right into the field.