Russia’s Alrosa Airline on May 20 operated its final flight using the Tupolev Tu-134B, the last of the type used in Russia for scheduled commercial passenger service. The aircraft carried 70 passengers from Alrosa's base in Mirny, Yakutia Republic, to Irkutsk in Eastern Siberia. The Tu-134B, registration number RA-65693, was manufactured in 1980. It will be delivered to the aerospace museum in Novosibirsk.   Alrosa announced plans to ground Soviet-built plane more than ...

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