Russia passenger plane crashes outside Moscow: update

Russia passenger plane crashes outside Moscow: update

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A Russian plane carrying 65 passengers and 6 crew has reportedly crashed near Moscow after dropping off the radar shortly after taking off from Moscow’s Domodedovo airport.

The Saratov Airlines An-148 was en route to the city of Orsk on the border with Kazakhstan.

“Nobody survived. The recognition will be possible only through the DNA examination,” said Maxim Sokolov, Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation.