22:06 GMT21 January 2021
Listen Live
    Get short URL

    An Aeroflot-operated SSJ100 caught fire at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport on Sunday after making an emergency landing; 41 people were killed in the tragedy. The aircraft was bound for the northern Russian city of Murmansk.

    The burnt Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) aircraft is being taken out of Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport on 6 May, following a tragedy that claimed the lives of 41 people.

    The SSJ100 had to make an emergency landing at Sheremetyevo International Airport due to a fire on board that ultimately burned the aircraft up. Russia's flagship carrier Aeroflot confirmed that the fire was extinguished.

    Follow Sputnik's live feed to find out more.


    At Least 41 Dead in Sheremetyevo Plane Fire - Investigative Committee
    VIDEO of Moscow's Airport After Plane Catches Fire During Hard Landing
    Plane Catches Fire at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport in Hard Landing
    fire, plane, Sheremetyevo International Airport, Russia
    Community standardsDiscussion