Moskovia Airlines An-12 freighter crashed Monday in a forest 30 km. from the Siberian city of Chelyabinsk, from which it had departed just 10 min. earlier en route to Perm in the Ural Mountains, killing all nine crew aboard. The aircraft reportedly was flying without cargo, having been unloaded at Chelyabinsk. Russia's Emergency Situations Ministry said that 8 min. after takeoff, "the crew reported to the air traffic controller that smoke was in the aircraft cabin." The freighter disappeared ...

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