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Passenger aircraft makes emergency landing in Baku

06 January 2014 [12:00] - TODAY.AZ
A Singapore Airlines A380 airliner, flying from London to Singapore made an emergency landing in Baku due to depressurization today. The passengers will fly by other aircraft, spokesman for Azerbaijan Airlines Maharram Safarli told today.

"The plane made an emergency landing in Baku due to technical reasons," he said.

There were 467 passengers and 27 crew members on board.

The aircraft is expected to leave Baku at 16:20 local time.

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A Singapore Airlines A380 airliner, flying from London to Singapore made an emergency landing in Baku due to depressurization today, Ria Novosti reported today with reference to Agence France-Presse (AFP).

"Oxygen masks were given and the aircraft successfully landed in Baku," the representative of the company said.

None of 467 passengers and 27 crew members was injured.

The cause of fault is being examined.

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