courtesy Vadim Makhorov
The ice is visibly cracked but the team led by photographer Vadim Makhorov successfully landed Cessna 172 on Lake Baikal.
There have been warnings this year about thin ice on the lake, which covers an area roughly the size of Belgium and - beneath the frozen surface - contains 20% of the world’s unfrozen freshwater.
'This year I've tested the ice of Baikal in a very unusual way,’ said Vadim.
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