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Russian drone aircraft crashes in Ingushetia

RIA Novosti

17:55 26/09/2011 MAGAS (Ingushetia), September 26 (RIA Novosti) - A small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) crashed on Monday near a highway in Russia's North Caucasus republic of Ingushetia, a police source reported.

"A report on Monday said that a small aircraft crashed near the Caucasus federal highway. Police confirmed after arrival at the site that it was an aerial-imagery UAV," the source said, adding that the crash did not result in any damage to ground infrastructure or casualties.

The official said police were trying to establish the origin of the vehicle, which could belong to a number of potential owners, including the Federal Security Service or the military.

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