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Airplane An-148 of Saratov Airlines crashes in Russia: 71 dead

The aircraft left Moscow for the city of Orsk today. It rushed to the ground a few minutes of flight. An Antonov An-148 and registration RA-61704, belonging to Saratov Airlines, crashed on the outskirts of Moscow, Russia. The plane was carrying out flight 6W 703, between Moscow-Domodedovo Airport (DME) of the Russian capital, and Orsk Airport (OSW), located in the city of the same name, in the south of the country and close to the border with Kazakhstan The aircraft departed at 14:00 hours from Domodedovo Airport and after a few minutes…

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Moscow-Sheremetyevo, passengers 40 million. Moscow-Sheremetyevo Intl. Airport Russia 

Moscow-Sheremetyevo Airport reaches 40 million passengers

On the last day of the year, the main airport of the Russian capital reached a record high. Every year, passenger traffic in Russia increases progressively, and today the main airport of that country reached a record number. The Moscow-Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO) reached the 40 million passengers transported just the last day of the year, an achievement that was celebrated with a ceremony where the passengers who helped to reach that number received gifts and distinctions. In this way, the airport becomes part of the prestigious league of the largest…

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An Emirates A380 almost suffers an accident in Moscow

The world’s largest commercial aircraft landed dangerously at Domodedovo Airport. An Airbus A380 of Emirates starred in a strange event on September 10 when it was about to land at Moscow-Domodedovo International Airport (DME), in Russia. The Flight EK131 from Dubai descended below the glide path, up to 120 meters when it was 15 kilometers from the airport, while the minimum recommended at that distance is 600 meters. The airplane with 446 passengers and crew members on board, was raised for a new landing attempt and after a second missed approach, finally managed to land. The UAE Aviation Civil General…

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