Overseas Network, March 15? According to Russian news today, a Boeing 737-800 plane made an emergency landing in northern Russia, with 163 people on board, including 157 passengers and 6 crew members. Reported that the aircraft engine suspected of failure.
Russias Satellite News Agency said the plane was currently landing in the northwestern Russian city of Serktovkar, originally planned to fly from Milne town in eastern Russia to Moscow. The news said that the passengers on board were safe and unhurt.
The regional transport agency of the Russian Commission of Inquiry revealed that the emergency landing did occur, and a preliminary investigation is under way. The cause is initially identified as engine failure.
According to Russian media, Boeing 737MAX8 is a new series of 737-800. The 737MAX8 was temporarily suspended by many countries because of an air crash on Ethiopian Airlines flights.
Source: Overseas Network Responsible Editor: Shi Jianlei_NBJ11331