When some Russian passengers had to push a plane stuck on ice
Flix Friday, January 16, 2015 - 05:30
The News Minute| November 27, 2014| 12.05 pm IST When a car breaks down in the middle of peak traffic, usually a dozen helpful hands appear out of nowhere and a a scene of pushing ensues in the hope that the car starts moving. Some passengers in Siberia took some extreme steps after the plane they were supposed to travel in got delayed because it got stuck on ice. According to Huffington Post, the passengers had to get out of the plane and push it in freezing temperatures ranging about -52 at the Igarka airport. The plane eventually took off after the delay. According to RT, 74 passengers helped the seven member crew help after the plane's wheels stuck to the ground due to freezing temperatures. The passengers themselves offered to push the frozen Tupolev Tu-134 plane, said the company spokesperson according to the report.