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Sun May 5, 2019, 01:34 PM

Aeroflot flight 1492 catches fire in air

Aeroflot flight 1492, a Sukhoi Superjet 100-95B, returned to land at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport in Russia. A fire erupted and all occupants evacuated on the runway. Emergency services reported that one occupant had died.
The aircraft took off from Sheremetyevo Airport's runway 24C at 18:03 hours local time on a scheduled service to Murmansk. The aircraft circled back and landed again at 18:30. Videos of the aircraft show it being on fire as it landed. Unconfirmed reports suggest the aircraft was already on fire in the air.


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Sun May 5, 2019, 03:30 PM

1. CNN reporting at least 13 dead . . .

At least 13 dead after a Russian passenger plane catches fire
By Theresa Waldrop and Darya Tarasova, CNN 58 mins ago

At least 13 people are dead after a fire broke out aboard an Aeroflot flight in Russia Sunday, Russian state news agency TASS said.

The Russian Superjet 100 was flying from Moscow to Murmansk when a fire broke out on board. Aeroflot Flight SU1492 returned to Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport, making a hard landing, news agency Interfax reported.

Videos on social media show the plane engulfed in flames on the tarmac and people evacuating through emergency slides.

A passenger in a plane waiting to depart Moscow posted this video on Instagram.At least 13 people are dead after a fire broke out aboard an Aeroflot flight in Russia Sunday, Russian state news agency TASS said.

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Sun May 5, 2019, 03:33 PM

2. 13? Jaysus

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