Sheremetyevo Airport is closed

Sheremetyevo Airport is closed for take-off and landing of aircraft due to the incident with the passenger SSJ 100.

“This was due to an emergency with the Superjet aircraft of Aeroflot airline,” a law enforcement source said.

It is also reported that Domodedovo Airport has used additional resources to receive flights after a fire aboard a passenger plane at Sheremetyevo.

On May 5, a plane flying to Murmansk was forced to make an emergency landing and caught fire.