Russia crash: Investigators comb crash site near Moscow


    Moscow, Feb 12 : Russian investigators are searching snow-covered fields near Moscow for clues why a passenger plane crashed, according to a BBC News report on Monday.

    All 71 passengers and crew were killed when the Saratov Airlines jet went down minutes after taking off from Domodedovo airport on Sunday afternoon.

    Officials say they are considering weather conditions, human error and technical failure as possible causes.