01 March 2016, Tuesday, 15:03
UFA, 1 March 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Arthur Basyrov/. The aircraft operating the St. Petersburg — Ufa flight was urgently returned to Pulkovo Airport. It is reported by RBC with reference to Life78. There was smoke on board of the plane owned by the "Rossiya" company.
As a result of the accident, passengers flew to Ufa on another plane in three hours after landing at about 05.05 am on March 1. The malfunctioning aircraft was sent for repair.