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The passengers of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100) “Aeroflot” interrupted takeoff due to problems with the hydraulic system, took off from Ulyanovsk to Moscow aircraft production to another company. It is reported by the General Director of the airport of city of departure Sergey Nakonechny, reports TASS.
The flight was made at 06:20 local time (05:20 GMT) on Airbus A320. “The inspector of Privolzhsky Department of civil aviation is investigating the incident [with SSJ-100]”, — said the interlocutor of the Agency.
He said that on Board the SSJ alarm went off, but the failure of the hydraulic system, reported previously, was not. In this regard, the aircraft was forced to abort the takeoff, he concluded.
May 18, SSJ-100, EN route flight SU1389, not flown to Moscow. It was noted that all passengers on Board — 36 — refused to fly on this plane.
The SSJ-100 aircraft caught fire after landing at the 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.
After the disaster there were numerous cases of problems with this model of the plane and cancel the flight using Sukhoi Superjet 100.
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