An-148 Passenger Airplane Crash in Russia Today, Full Recap [photos/videos]


Today, February 11th, 2018 a passenger jet crashed in Russia. It was a 2010 AN-148 plane, in nearly perfect condition as per airport technical services report. Over sixty people were on board.


Two minutes afte this An-148 raised from Moscow airport and headed East it disappeared from the radars. Shortly after this video was posted. First witnesses arrived to the field where plane crashed. You can here they are speaking about an explosion:

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Some news agencies report plane collided with a helicopter of Russian Post as there many pieces of post lying scattered around.




Helicopter version not confirmed there are no any helicopter parts found at the crash site.


Witnesses report: “There was explosion under the wing and it caught fire. Then there was one more flash and the airplane sharply plunged into the ground. The explosion flash was seen by everyone. It all happened so fast”



This was the plane. Again, it was in perfectly nice condition. According to investigation the most probable version now is explosion near one of the engines.

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No survivors were found. There were three children on the board. Ilya on the photo above was the eldest, he was already 17.

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This man, also Ilya had a birthday today, he was turning 33.

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Anastacia, flight attendant. She was logging into her social network profile at 2.41pm – seven minutes before the crash.

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Sergei, one of the two pilots.



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