Fragments of crashed Russian plane recovered

The Russian authorities confirmed that fragments of the aircraft that crashed in the day were recovered.

A Russian plane crashed on the outskirts of Moscow on Sunday killing 71 people onboard.

The flight was taking off from Moscow's Domodedovo airport when the incident took place, reports Sputnik.

An Antonov An-148 operated by Saratov Airlines was carrying 65 passengers and six crew members, it reported.

The aircraft was heading towards Orsk from Moscow's Domodedovo airport.

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