MOSCOW, February 11. /TASS./ Passenger plane An-148, the victim in Sunday’s crash in the Moscow region had not requested permission for an emergency landing at the airport Zhukovsky. About TASS reported the press service of the hub.

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“Request emergency landing of An-148 in Zhukovskiy have been reported,” – said the Agency interlocutor.

Earlier, several media outlets reported that the Board departed from Domodedovo, requested permission to land at the airport Zhukovsky.

Passenger plane An-148 of “Saratov airlines”, carrying out flight from Moscow to Orsk, disappeared from radar screens a few minutes after takeoff from Domodedovo airport. The wreckage of the aircraft were found near the village Stepanovski Ramensky district, Moscow region. On Board were 71 people, including six crew members.