September 25, 2023

Wagner leader Prigozhin indexed as passenger aboard downed flight: Russian company TASS

The Russian news agency TASS reports that Yevgeny Prigozhin, leader of the Wagner Group paramilitary organization, was listed as a passenger aboard a downed flight on Wednesday in which there were no survivors.

“An investigation has been launched into the crash of the Embraer aircraft that occurred tonight in the Tver region. According to the list of passengers, among them is the name and surname of Yevgeny Prigozhin,” said Rosaviatsiya, Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency, in a statement.

Details about the crash of the Embraer Legacy 600, registered as RA-02795, remain unclear. was shot down by air defense fire from the Russian Ministry of Defense in the Bologovsky district, Tver region

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