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The Russia airliner that burst into flames on landing and killed 41 people may have been struck by lightning. You’ve probably been on a plane hit by lightning.

Aeroflot Flight SU1492 burst into flames while making an emergency landing at Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow on Sunday, killing 41 of the 78 passengers and crew aboard. One of the jet’s pilots told Russian media that the emergency landing was triggered by a malfunction in the plane’s communications system […]
The Russia airliner that burst into flames on landing and killed 41 people may have been struck by lightning. You’ve probably been on a plane hit by lightning.
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More than half the passengers on board Aeroflot Flight SU1492 died after a fiery emergency landing in Moscow. Here’s how the tragedy unfolded.

The Russian airline Aeroflot’s Flight SU1492 made an emergency landing at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport on Sunday. Forty-one people were killed after the violent landing and subsequent fire aboard the Sukhoi Superjet 100 carrying 78 passengers and crew members. Dramatic video of the landing quickly spread across the internet showing […]
More than half the passengers on board Aeroflot Flight SU1492 died after a fiery emergency landing in Moscow. Here’s how the tragedy unfolded.
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RANKED: The 10 best European Airlines

Consumer aviation website Skytrax releases an annual ranking of the best airlines in the world. For 2017, five European carriers made it into the top 20. Every year, consumer aviation website Skytrax releases its list of the best airlines in the world. Even though airlines from Asia traditionally dominate the […]
RANKED: The 10 best European Airlines