ALERT Antonov An-24 skidded off runway on take-off in blizzard conditions (-14°C) at Evensk, Russia

According to Russian authorities, while preparing for take-off, the Antonov An-24 skidded off runway.

The incident took place on November 27, at Evensk in the Magadan Region, around 13:57 local time.

On board, the 47 passengers were not injured and the aircraft also was not damaged.

According to preliminary information, the reason for the incident was unfavorable weather conditions.