Russia Plane

Russian pilots earn Kremlin's praise after landing plane in cornfield

Russians have said it was a miracle that no one was killed when the Ural Airlines Airbus 321 came down in a field southeast of Moscow with its landing gear up after hitting a passing flock of gulls, disrupting the plane`s engines.

Aug 16, 2019, 09:44 AM IST

Russian plane makes emergency landing near Moscow after bird strike

The Ural Airlines` Airbus 321, with 233 people on board, struck a flock of gulls after take-off, disrupting its engines and forcing the pilots to land in the field about one km from Zhukovsky International Airport, south-east of Moscow, the agency Rosaviatsia said.

Aug 15, 2019, 12:36 PM IST

Vladimir Putin swears to make Turkey regret plane downing

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday vowed Turkey's leadership would be made to regret the downing of one of Moscow's warplanes.

Dec 03, 2015, 23:12 PM IST

Plane with 163 people overshoots runway in Russia

A Tu-154M airliner with 163 people on board overshot the runway while landing at an airport in north Russia.

Aug 29, 2012, 12:11 PM IST