Azerbaijani President Presents his Condolences to Russian President on Plane Crash in Perm

Politics Materials 14 September 2008 16:41 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 14 September / Trend / The Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev presented his condolences to his Russian counterpart Dmitriy Medvedev in connection with the plane crash killing 88 people, the Russian Vesti TV channel reported, the Russian President's Administration said.

The Air Fleet Nord subsidiary of the Air Fleet airline company carried out the flight 821 on the Moscow-Perm route. The plane flew from Moscow at 01.10AM Moscow time and communication was lost when the plane made a landing at 1,500m height in two hours. The plane struck a land and fire started, due data of the Ministry of Emergency Situation. The Boeing 737 fell down access road of railway and wreckages of the plane were thrown about four kilometers away.

There are eight Azerbaijani citizens and more than ten foreign citizens amongst the victims of the plane crash.

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