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    Boeing Sets Up Team for Technical Assistance in FZ981 Crash Investigation

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    Boeing has set up a commission to provide the Russian investigation into FlyDubai flight FZ981 crash with technical consultations, the company said in a statement.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Earlier in the day, a Boeing 737-800 operated by Dubai-based budget carrier FlyDubai crashed in the Russian city of Rostov-on-Don killing all 62 people on board.

    "Under the direction of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board, Boeing is launching a team and will serve as technical advisor to the investigating authority in charge, the Russian Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC)," the statement read.

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