21:24 GMT +318 January 2020
Listen Live
    Get short URL
    Plane Fire at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport (12)
    0 10

    The SSJ100 had to make an emergency landing earlier in the day due to a fire on board, which ultimately destroyed half of the aircraft.

    The first videos of the Aeroflot's Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft making an emergency landing at Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow have appeared on the web. Moscow-Murmansk Flight SU1492 carrying 78 people on board caught fire shortly after take-off at 2:50 pm GMT. The crew requested an emergency landing and returned to the airport.

    READ MORE: Plane Catches Fire at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport During Hard Landing

    ​In the video, passengers can be seen evacuating from the plane using an inflatable gangway.

    Plane Fire at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport (12)
    video, fire, Sheremetyevo International Airport, Sukhoi SuperJet-100 (SSJ-100), Aeroflot, Moscow, Russia
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik