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MOSCOW, September 19 (Itar-Tass) — The commission of the Interstate Aviation Committee, including Rosaviation officials, on Monday announced the conclusion of the investigation into the Tu-134A crash, which occurred near Petrozavodsk airport on June 20, 2011.
According to the commission, the airliner crashed because the crew did not decide to turn for another landing attempt and the plane descended lower than the safe altitude when ground lights and marks were not seen. It resulted in the collision of the plane with trees and the ground.