On October, 8 2012 International airport “Kharkov” accommodated the flight №1825 “Simferopol-Moscow” of Russian air company “Aeroflot” which requested an emergency landing. Request was at 20:08 because the passenger had contractions on-board. At 20:20 the airplane successfully landed at the airport. The young mother who bore preterm baby was met by 3 cars of emergency ambulance (feldsher’s and separate reanimation cars for mother and her baby). The baby was delivered by the flight attendants during the airplane landing.

At the moment of the flight the new mother was at the 29-30th week of pregnancy that is not against the rules of passenger carriage. At the moment of landing the young mother and the newborn baby were conscious and were taken to the regional perinatal center where they are at the moment. Weight of the girl is 1.50 kg, the mother’s and baby’s state is satisfactory. The flight №1825 which made the emergency landing at International airport “Kharkov” flew to Moscow airport “Sheremetyevo” at 21:45 the same day.


International airport “Kharkov” (http://hrk.aero/) – one of the key objects of the capital Slobozhanshchina, reconstructed at the present time in preparation for the finals of European Football Championship in 2012. Start of large-scale project was given on April 1, 2008, when the company “New Systems AM” (a group of DCH, the owner – a well-known Ukrainian businessman, investor and general coordinator of Kharkov’s preparations for Euro 2012, the president of FC “Metalist” Alexander Yaroslavsky) won the competition for long-term rent integral property complex of Kharkov airport.