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The Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100) “Aeroflot” took off from Moscow to Samara, returned to the departure airport, according to data portal Flightradar.
According to the service, the plane carried out flight SU1206 and flew out of Sheremetyevo at 01:59 Moscow time. In the district of Vladimir on the 23 minute flight liner for unknown reasons, turned around and went to the Moscow airport.
It is noted that the SSJ-100 was to arrive at the airport of Samara at 04:30 local time (03:30 GMT). At the time of publication notes the aircraft is in Sheremetyevo.
On 10 may it was reported that “Aeroflot” has cancelled 14 return flights using the aircraft Sukhoi Superjet 100. Yesterday the airline cancelled 12 return flights on Superjet 100, the day before five.
The SSJ-100 aircraft caught fire after landing at airport of departure Sheremetyevo —the evening of 5 may. The emergency landing happened because of automation failure shortly after takeoff. According to preliminary data, it happened because of a lightning strike. Victims of the crash were 41 people, all on Board the aircraft were 78 people. In fact the incident a criminal case. We consider several versions, one of the key — pilot error.
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