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The Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100), which is the evening of 5 may, the fire in Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport, the same day were refueled in Saratov, but maintenance there was not. About it RIA Novosti was informed in the press service of the company “Saratov airlines” operating the airport of Saratov.
“JSC “Saratov airlines” has not carried out maintenance of the aircraft Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft with registration number RA-89098, flying to SU1360 and SU1361 on the route Moscow-Saratov-Moscow 5 may 2019″, — told in the press service of the company.
Now investigators are considering several versions of the disaster, including the lack of qualified pilots, controllers and persons who conducted the inspection. Tanks of the plane is taken fuel samples.
The evening of 5 may, the Sukhoi Superjet 100 flew from Moscow to Murmansk, but was forced to return to Sheremetyevo airport due to loss of communication and automatic control Board. When landing, the plane caught fire, killing 41 people, including one flight attendant; survived 37, including four crew members. Criminal case as regards 3 articles 263 of the criminal code (“Violation of safety rules of movement and operation of air transport, entailed on imprudence death of two and more persons”).
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