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Russian plane that caught fire on landing was still heavy with unburnt fuel; pilot says he followed all procedure
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Russian plane that caught fire on landing was still heavy with unburnt fuel; pilot says he followed all procedure

A Russian airliner that took off from Moscow was airborne for just 28 minutes before returning to make an emergency landing while still heavy with unburned fuel, which then ignited after a rough touchdown.

Russian plane bursts into flames after emergency landing at Moscow airport; 41 killed, 11 injured
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Russian plane bursts into flames after emergency landing at Moscow airport; 41 killed, 11 injured

Forty-one people including at least two children have died after a Russian passenger plane made an emergency landing and erupted in a huge ball of fire and black smoke at Moscow's busiest airport on Sunday

25-year-old man killed on Moscow airport runway after being hit by Boeing 737 during takeoff
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25-year-old man killed on Moscow airport runway after being hit by Boeing 737 during takeoff

The incident occurred in Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport at around 8pm on Tuesday as the plane was taking off on a flight to Athens.

Driver of snowplow that crashed into Total CEO's plane was drunk, say officials
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Driver of snowplow that crashed into Total CEO's plane was drunk, say officials

Russia's main investigative agency said Tuesday the driver of the snowplow was under the influence of alcohol.

CEO of French oil giant Total killed after plane crashes into snow removal machine
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CEO of French oil giant Total killed after plane crashes into snow removal machine

The CEO of French oil giant Total SA was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine Monday night at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport.

Snowden finally leaves Moscow airport, gets temporary asylum in Russia
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Snowden finally leaves Moscow airport, gets temporary asylum in Russia

His lawyer said that Snowden's whereabouts will be kept secret for security reasons.

Snowden will stay in Moscow airport for now, says his lawyer
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Snowden will stay in Moscow airport for now, says his lawyer

A lawyer advising National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says his asylum status has not been resolved and that he is going to stay at the Moscow airport for now