Passenger plane lands in Moscow covered in flames, 13 reported killed

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Reports of 13 people killed when Russian passenger plane catches fire.

The plane was forced to make a hard landing because of an onboard fire shortly after taking off from a Moscow airport Sunday.

Passengers evacuated the plane on emergency slides.

A total of 73 passengers and five crew members were onboard the aircraft.

No word on what caused the fire.

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