The Death toll in the Russian plane crash have risen to 41. Two children and a flight attendant are among the dead. In the Video footage below a plane, Aeroflot flight SU 1492, makes a 'double-jump' while making
an emergency landing in Moscow.
"A total of 78 people were aboard the stricken flight, including five crew members. Thirty-seven people survived, five of whom are currently receiving treatment in hospital, said Elena Markovskaya, a spokeswoman for Russia's Investigative Committee", CNN reported.
Russia's Interfax news agency reported that a "loss of communication" caused by a "lightning strike" had led to the decision to return to Sheremetyevo. No official cause has yet been provided for the disaster.