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In Sheremetyevo, a plane flying to Murmansk made an emergency landing due to a fire on board

According to media reports, it belongs to Aeroflot.

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In Sheremetyevo, the plane made an emergency landing, taking off to Murmansk. The cause was a fire on board, the Mash Telegram channel reported .

According to TASS and Moscow Talk , the plane belongs to Aeroflot. According toInterfax, the plane made a hard landing.

According to preliminary data , there were 72 people on board, 36 of them have already been saved , writes the TV channel “360”. Information about the victims yet. The cause of the fire is also unknown.

Rescuers reported that on board were 78 people, all evacuated. At 19:08 Moscow time it became known that the aircraft was extinguished. The cause of the fire was amalfunction of electrical equipment on board.

Sheremetyevo was completely closed for departure and landing, all flights were postponed. The prosecutor’s office began to check due to fire.

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