Dubai passenger jet crashes in Russia, killing 62

March 19, 2016 7:03 AM

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MOSCOW — A passenger jet flying from Dubai crashed in southern Russia early Saturday morning, killing all 62 people aboard, Russian officials said.

The Boeing 737-800 operated by FlyDubai crashed during a repeated landing attempt in the city of Rostov-on-Don during “poor weather conditions,” Russia’s Emergency Ministry announced in a statement.

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