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Iran confirms two missiles fired at Ukraine airliner

Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 3:19 PM

The Iranian aviation authority confirmed that two missiles shot at a Ukraine International Airlines flight earlier this month. Investigators found that two Tor-M1 missiles were fired at flight PS752, according to an initial report. It stopped short of blaming the Tor-M1 for the crash, stating "the impact of these missiles on the accident and the analysis of this action under is under investigation.''
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Russia plans to make 200 more Sukhoi jets despite crash: Industry Minister

Monday, July 8, 2019, 8:40 PM

Russia plans to produce atleast another 200 Sukhoi-Superjet 100-aircraft, Industry-Minister Denis Manturov told Reuters, despite a fatal crash that raised questions about the future of the country's first-new-passenger jet since the Soviet Union. An Aeroflot-operated Sukhoi-Superjet, which had been flying from Moscow to the northern-Russian-city of Murmansk, caught fire on May-5 as it made a bumpy emergency landing at a Moscow airport, killing 41-people.