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    Boeing 777 Makes Emergency Landing at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport After Engine Issue

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    According to media reports, the pilots had to land the plane due to an oil leak, discovered in one of the aircraft’s engines.

    "Aircraft flight No. 7571 Moscow - Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) made a safe landing at Sheremetyevo Airport. The plane had problems with an engine", a source told the Russian media.

    According to a representative of the Russian emergency services, the oil pressure sensor in one of the engines went off shortly after takeoff. Per preliminary data, 488 people were on board the aircraft.

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