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An Airbus A320 of Aeroflot airlines flying from Surgut to Moscow landed at the Khanty-Mansiysk airport due to the smell of smoke in the cockpit, reported on the website of the Ural Investigative Department for Transport of the UK.
The liner took off from Surgut at 8:06 (6:06 Moscow time). “He sat down with us at 09:20 (07:20 Moscow time)”, – reported TASS at the airport information desk.
Surgut airport information desk TASS reported that the plane had to land in Khanty-Mansiysk due to a technical malfunction.
There were 66 passengers and six crew members on board, the UK said. The plane landed safely in Khanty-Mansiysk. Investigators began to check the incident.