In the Amur region put out a forest fire near the cosmodrome East

© Aleksandr Silivonchik / Press service of the Ministry of emergency Rasseivateli extinguish a forest fire. Archival photoIn the Amur region put out a forest fire near the cosmodrome East© Aleksandr Silivonchik / Press service of EMERCOM of Russia

A forest fire that originated near the construction in the Amur region the Vostochny space centre, eliminated on Tuesday, reported RIA Novosti chief specialist of public relations of the Amur centre of civil protection and fire safety Irina Vasyukova.

About natural fire in the area of the spaceport reported by users of social networks, according to them, the wood burned, the photographs the horizon for a strategic object hidden by the black smoke.

«The fire occurred on April 13 in 14 kilometers from the village mound of Svobodnensky district (this area is East and city of science Tsiolkovsky), on Monday, he was localized, today at 12.00 (06.00 MSK) fire eliminated,» — said Vasyukov.

According to her, the fire fought 75 people, the fire has passed more than two thousand hectares.

In the Amur region a special fire-prevention mode, the mode is set to CHS in the forests of regional character, a day in the field was 20 wildfires, their suppression involved 760.

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