Boeing plane crashes in Russia, 50 on board killed
This photo provided by the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry shows debris at the crash site of the Russian passenger airliner, Boeing 737, near Kazan, the capital of the Tatarstan republic, about 720 kilometers (450 miles) east of Moscow, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. A Russian passenger airliner crashed Sunday night while trying to land at the airport in the city of Kazan, killing everyone aboard, officials said. The Boeing 737 belonging to Tatarstan Airlines crashed an hour after taking off from Moscow. There were no immediate indications of the cause. (AP Photo/Russian Emergency Situations Ministry)
A Russian plane orginating from Moscow has crashed at the airport in Kazan, reportedly killing all 50 people on board.
Tatarstan Airlines flight 363 originated from Moscow's Domodedovo airport and was due to land in Kazan.
The plane, a Boeing 737, was reportedly on its third landing attempt when it crashed. According to Russian news agencies, the plane's nose hit the runway during the attempted landing.
Witnesses reported a blast as the plane landed.