Aeroflot flight SU 1492 skidded down the runway at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport, its rear section ablaze and spilling thick, black smoke.
At least 41 people on board a Russian passenger jet were dead. The reason is not identified yet for malfunction of systems. A total of 78 people were aboard including five crew members. 37 people survived, 5 of whom are currently receiving treatment in hospital.