150 killed in Russian plane crash
The Russian Airbus A-310 with 200 people on board crashed early today at Irkutsk airport in Siberia at 4:30 IST.india Updated: Jul 09, 2006 10:46 IST
More than 150 people died, including all the crew, when a Russian Airbus A-310 airliner with 200 people on board crashed early on Sunday at Irkutsk airport in Siberia, Interfax news agency quoted the authorities as saying.
A total of 192 passengers and eight crew were on board the plane.
The accident occurred at 4.30 IST as the Sibir airline flight from Moscow was landing at Irkutsk airport.