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    According to the Consulate General of Russia in Dubai, one of the crew member of the crushed FlyDubai plane was a Russian national.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A Russian national was among the crew members of the FlyDubai plane that crashed over Russia's Rostov on Saturday, the vice-consul at the Consulate General of Russia in Dubai told RIA Novosti.

    "…A Russian citizen was among the crew members," Ayna Chernova said.

    She said that according to preliminary data, citizens of Spain and the Seychelles could also be among the victims.

    FlyDubai Boeing 737-800 plane from Dubai crashed at about 03:50 Moscow time (00:50 GMT) on Saturday while attempting landing amid poor weather conditions at the Rostov-on-Don Airport (ROV). All 62 people on board the aircraft were killed in the crash.

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    FlyDubai Boeing Crashes in Russia (67)

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    Rostov-on-Don, Dubai, Russia, UAE, FlyDubai, FlyDubai crash in Russia, Boeing 737-800, FZ981, Plane crash
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