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Russia: Fuel truck strikes airplane at Sheremetyevo airport00:19

Russia: Fuel truck strikes airplane at Sheremetyevo airport

Russian Federation, Moscow region
August 1, 2020 at 10:05 GMT -00:00 · Published

A fuel truck struck an Airbus A321 jet at Sheremetyevo airport in the Moscow region, on Saturday.

The accident reportedly occurred when the truck was manoeuvring.

There were no passengers or crew members on board when the plane was struck, as it was being prepared for the flight from Moscow to Sochi.

Emergency services say one man was injured in the accident.

Sheremetyevo continues to operate normally while the reasons for the collision are being established.

Russia: Fuel truck strikes airplane at Sheremetyevo airport00:19
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A fuel truck struck an Airbus A321 jet at Sheremetyevo airport in the Moscow region, on Saturday.

The accident reportedly occurred when the truck was manoeuvring.

There were no passengers or crew members on board when the plane was struck, as it was being prepared for the flight from Moscow to Sochi.

Emergency services say one man was injured in the accident.

Sheremetyevo continues to operate normally while the reasons for the collision are being established.

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