MOSCOW, February 7. /TASS/. An Airbus A330-343 passenger plane of Russia’s biggest airline Aeroflot bound for Far Eastern Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky is returning to Moscow after covering a distance of more than 3,000 kilometers, a source in emergency services told TASS on Sunday.
"After a pre-flight check, the plane took off from Moscow’s Sheremetyevo on Sunday evening," the source said. "Having covered a distance of more than 3,000 kilometers, when it was flying over the Khanty-Mansi autonomous area, the pilots spotted malfunctions and took a decision to return to Moscow."
The plane is expected to land at Sheremetyevo soon.