Boeing-757 en route from Samara to Hurghada makes emergency landing in Rostov-on-Don

A Boeing-757-200 airliner en route from Samara to Hurghada made an emergency landing in the Rostov airport

A Boeing-757-200 airliner en route from Samara to Hurghada made an emergency landing in the Rostov airport, the airport press service told Interfax on Saturday.

"The Boeing carrying 237 passengers landed at 07:58 p.m. normally. The passengers are currently in the airport building," the source said.

There is information that the landing was caused by a broken window in the cockpit.

A backup plane has now left for Rostov-on-Don to collect the passengers.

 

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