All 71 people involved in Russian plane crash have died

All 71 people on board a Russian airliner that crashed after leaving Moscow's Domodedovo airport have died, it was confirmed a few moments ago.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 11th February 2018, 4:49 pm
Updated Sunday, 11th February 2018, 4:50 pm
All 71 people on board a Russian airliner that crashed after leaving Moscow's Domodedovo airport have died, it was confirmed a few moments ago.
All 71 people on board a Russian airliner that crashed after leaving Moscow's Domodedovo airport have died, it was confirmed a few moments ago.

All 65 passengers and the six crew on board lost their lives when the Saratov Airlines jet crashed near to a small village called Argunovo.

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The An-148 was en route to the city of Orsk in the Urals, near Russia's border with Kazakhstan. It crashed earlier today.