Moscow airport mishap: Five people detained
October 23 , 2014
Vladimir Martynenko, a snowplow driver blamed by Russian authorities for the plane crash that killed the oil company Total chief executive, is reportedly in pretrial detention.
Martynenko denies claims that he was drunk when the crash occurred at Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow.
Four people including Christophe de Margerie, the Total CEO, died after their private plane hit the snow vehicle on Monday.
Four other employees of the airport have also been detained.