Merkel during a forced landing of her plane did not immediately understand what happened

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in photobacteria German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Archival photoMerkel during a forced landing of her plane did not immediately understand what happened© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

German Chancellor Angela Merkel admitted that when she found out about a certain incident while on Board the government jet, at first decided that something happened in the German newspaper Welt.

Previously, the DPA news Agency reported that the plane of German Chancellor Angela Merkel made an emergency landing in Cologne on the way to the summit of «twenty» in Buenos Aires due to a technical fault.

As writes the edition, Merkel initially learned about the incident from one of the flight attendants and thought at first that the incident could have happened in Germany.

According to the newspaper, German Chancellor believes that the aircraft was «very great» crew. Merkel also stressed the professionalism of the captain of the government ship.

In her opinion, the incident can’t talk about the unreliability of the government of the liners.

«An isolated incident should not cause us to change the whole system,» said the Chancellor, answering the question about whether to worry about the security of aircraft after a series of incidents with the government ships.

This is not the first such incident since a government plane in Germany. In February of last year broke down a military transport plane on which the Minister of defence of Germany Ursula von der Leyen has arrived in Lithuania. Later in March 2017 Merkel’s flight to Cairo was delayed due to technical problems.

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