21 April 2012, 01:13

No Russian citizens aboard crashed Boeing 737

No Russian citizens aboard crashed Boeing 737

There were no Russian citizens aboard the airliner that crashed near Islamabad, says the Russian embassy in Pakistan. A Bhoja Air Boeing 737 crashed on Friday. All 127 people on board were killed. The aircraft was en route from the city of Karachi.

There were no Russian citizens aboard the airliner that crashed near Islamabad, says the Russian embassy in Pakistan.

A Bhoja Air Boeing 737 crashed on Friday. All 127 people on board were killed. The aircraft was en route from the city of Karachi.

According to media reports, the plane lost contact with the airport control tower shortly before landing, and a number of TV channels reported that the airliner crashed in a residential area.

The crash may have been caused by adverse weather conditions.

(RIAN)

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