More Than 50 Feared Dead After Plane Crashes On Landing
A passenger plane has reportedly crashed in the Russian city of Rostov on Don, killing all on board.
The Boeing 737 plane was allegedly attempting to land at Rostov on Don airport after flying from Dubai.
We're aware of reports coming out of Russia and our team is currently gathering more details.— Boeing Airplanes (@BoeingAirplanes) March 19, 2016
Russian state news agency Tass has repoted that all on board have died, but confirmation is yet to come from FlyDubai or Boeing.
ALERT https://t.co/1jjhY4y8Qk Reports: 55 passengers, 7 crew members aboard Flydubai Airlines plane that crashed in Rostov-on-Don, Russi…— AIRLIVE (@airlivenet) March 19, 2016
The plane reportedly crashed due to poor visibility.
An alleged witness shot the below footage of the crash - however the footage is yet to be verified.
a video by Russian media show CCTV of Boeing plane crash in Rostov-on-don, Russia, but user deleted this video pic.twitter.com/jKBhAnct7D— Khalid Khan™ (@khalidkhan787) March 19, 2016
As more comes to light, there were 55 passengers onboard as well as 6 crew members, all believed to be deceased.
FlyDubai have posted on Facebook that they are aware of the incident but have not released any details into what happened, how, or any possible survivors.
More to come.