The Boeing 777-200 aircraft of the Russian airline «Orenburg airlines» (Orenair), a flight from the Dominican Republic to Moscow (Domodedovo), has made Wednesday, February 11, an emergency landing few minutes after takeoff, according to RIA Novosti.
Local portal 7Dias reports that onboard the aircraft there were 351 passengers and 20 crew members. No one was hurt.
The reason of emergency landing at the airport in Punta Cana was a technical fault. During the landing the plane caught fire front of the chassis. Passengers were evacuated via inflatable ramps.
Later passengers were settled in the hotel Believe.
The question of sending in the Dominican Republic another aircraft to pick up the Russians.