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    Aeroflot said that it would keep passengers informed of any flight changes as more information becomes available.

    This frame grab provided by Rostov-on-Don I General company from black and white CCTV footage shows road and behind line of trees fireball, believed to be a plane on fire, crashes to ground at the Rostov-on-Don airport, about 950 kilometers (600 miles) south of Moscow, Russia Saturday, March 19, 2016.
    © AP Photo / Rostov-on-Don I General company
    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Russian major airline Aeroflot has canceled all flights bound to and from Rostov-on-Don scheduled for March 19 and 20, the airline said in a statement on its website on Saturday.

    "All flights scheduled to arrive in and depart from Rostov-on-Don on 19 and 20 March have been cancelled <…> Arrivals and departures will take place from Krasnodar Airport. A ground transfer has been arranged between Rostov-on-Don and Krasnodar for Aeroflot passengers," the statement reads.

    Earlier in the day, a passenger FlyDubai Boeing-737-800 en route from Dubai to Russia’s Rostov-on-Don crashed while attempting to land amid poor weather conditions at the Rostov-on-Don Airport (ROV). All 62 people on board the aircraft including seven crew members were killed in the crash.

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