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Aeroflot Flight 1492
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Accident summary
Date 5 May 2019 (2019-05-05)
Summary Crash landing; under investigation
Place Sheremetyevo International Airport, Moscow, Russia
Passengers 73
Crew 5
Injuries (non-fatal) 10
Fatalities 41
Survivors 37
Aircraft type Sukhoi Superjet 100
Aircraft name Mustai Karim
Airline/user Aeroflot
Registration RA-89098
Flew from Sheremetyevo International Airport
Flying to Murmansk Airport, Murmansk, Russia

Aeroflot Flight 1492 was a regular passenger flight operated by Aeroflot. The Russian passenger flight was meant to fly from Sheremetyevo International Airport, Moscow to Murmansk Airport, Murmansk. On 5 May 2019, the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft used for the flight returned to Sheremetyevo shortly after take-off. The plane was reported to have veered off the runway and caught fire. Of the 78 people on board, including five crew, 41 people died in the crash.

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