Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors

Smartwings plane slides off runway in Moscow

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Table of Contents

A Prague-bound Smartwings plane slid off the runway, at Sheremetyevo Airport, in Moscow, on Sunday afternoon. Flight QS 1003, which was due in Prague at 3 P.M. reportedly ran aground, while it was taxiing. All 47 people on board, evacuated the plane, through the emergency exits, safely.

While the official cause of the incident remains unconfirmed, the TASS Russian News Agency, quotes Russian officials suggesting, that the mishap could have occurred due to pilot error or due to the failure of airport staff, to adequately clear the runway, of snow and ice.

most viewed

Subscribe Now