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The fire engine led to the emergency landing of the plane

18 March. At the airport in Berlin made an emergency landing airliner, on board which were the players of the basketball team from Nizhny Novgorod.

The reason for such extraordinary measures was spontaneous combustion of one of the engines of the aircraft directly during take-off and climb, resulting in the aircraft was forced to return to the airfield. Recall that the plane was flying from Berlin to Jerusalem, where 19 March will be a match between the Russian and Israeli teams.

According to the head coach of the Nizhny Novgorod basketball club, none of the players were injured, and the carrier already provided another airplane.