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Russia: At least 6 injured as plane crash lands, catches fire at Moscow airport - reports *EXCLUSIVE*00:28

Russia: At least 6 injured as plane crash lands, catches fire at Moscow airport - reports *EXCLUSIVE*

Russian Federation, Moscow
May 5, 2019 at 16:32 GMT +00:00 · Published

A Sukhoi Superjet-100 plane caught fire as it crash landed at Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow on Sunday, according to media reports.

Black smoke billowed from the plane as it stood on the Moscow tarmac while emergency crews rushed to the scene.

A total of 78 people were evacuated with help of inflatable ladders. Reportedly, six people were injured in the incident.

The fire was eventually extinguished, according to the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations (EMERCOM).

Russia: At least 6 injured as plane crash lands, catches fire at Moscow airport - reports *EXCLUSIVE*00:28
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A Sukhoi Superjet-100 plane caught fire as it crash landed at Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow on Sunday, according to media reports.

Black smoke billowed from the plane as it stood on the Moscow tarmac while emergency crews rushed to the scene.

A total of 78 people were evacuated with help of inflatable ladders. Reportedly, six people were injured in the incident.

The fire was eventually extinguished, according to the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations (EMERCOM).