Russia says it won’t ground Sukhoi plane despite fatal crash-landing

Chairman of Russia's Investigative Committee Alexander Bastrykin (2n L) visits the scene of an incident involving an Aeroflot Sukhoi Superjet 100 passenger plane at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport, Russia May 6, 2019. The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation/Handout via REUTERS

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia sees no reason to ground its domestically produced Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft despite one of the planes bursting into flames during a crash-landing and killing 41 people, the country‚Äôs transport minister said on Monday. The crash-landing on Sunday is the latest serious setback for the plane, the first new passenger jet […]

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