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Russian jet with 70 people on board vanishes, suspected crashed

11 Feb 2018 | By Gogona Saikia
Russian aircraft with 70 people on board vanishes

A Russian aircraft carrying at least 62 passengers and six crew members vanished from radar screens after taking off from a Moscow airport.

Reports say the plane has crashed. A source told Interfax agency there's "no chance" anyone had survived.

The Saratov Airlines An-148 was on its way to the city of Orsk when the mishap happened.

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