There are also reports that this same airplane had developed problems during a 2008 flight to Mongolia by President Kaczynski.
Mengnan traveled 10 hours from Mongolia to see a doctor—and over the course of two years, he made the trip six times.
Before boarding his plane to Mongolia, he explained that he judges people by their attitude to chess and nothing else.
Note: It is unofficially called Outer Mongolia.
Note: Mongolia proclaimed itself independent from China in 1911. With Soviet support, a communist regime was established in 1921. In 1990, the Communist party gave up its monopoly on power.