In the course of operative measures subdivisions of SBGS has established that helicopter being crashed together with illegal migrants on the territory of Slovakia was owned by one of the Air Clubs in Odessa. According to data, it was established that two pilots being inside the cabin were the citizens of Ukraine, one was from Vinnytsya region and the other from Odessa region. Before, they were military pilots and flied the military helicopters.
Documents in Arab language were found at the place of accident attesting the origin of dead persons in the result of the accident. The Slovakian authorities suspect those persons to be the victims of human trafficking. Seven migrants from Afghanistan and pilot died when helicopter crashed in Slovakia – it was reported by the Reuter Agency referencing MOI of Slovakia.