Sunday, April 18, 2010
Photos of Smolensk Air Base: Aircraft Approximately 40 Meters Left of Radio Beacon and Approach Lights
A montage of photos of approach to the runway.
Zone 1 is the first tree that was hit by the president's plane. The tree top is estimated to be 8 meters tall.
The president's plane is approximately 40 meters left of and 1.2 km from the centerline and end of runway.
Zone 2 is the radio beacon.
Zone 5 is the first set of lights on approach that line up to the centerline of the runway.
First lights on approach.