"On January 8, at 06:27 local time at the airport of Novosibirsk, an aircraft belonging to UTair Aviation PJSC was returned to the departure airfield", - the department said.
According to preliminary data, the reason for the return of the aircraft was the failure of the right engine.
The transport prosecutor's office clarified that there were 52 passengers on board - only adults, as well as five crew members. There are no casualties.
The landing took place as usual. No damage to the aircraft was found.