Aviation News

July 14, 2011

VIDEO: Angara Airlines Plane Seen Crashing Into River with Engine Fire

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Monday’s crash of an Angara Airlines Antonov An-24 into Siberia’s Ob River was captured on video. Seven of the 37 people on board were killed.

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Thursday called for the grounding of all Russian-built Antonov An-24′s and Tupolev Tu-124′s following two fatal accidents involving the respective aircraft in less than a month.