Photo Gallery: Search Continues for Sukhoi Crash Victims
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Photo Gallery: Search Continues for Sukhoi Crash Victims

Champagne Before the Crash Pilot Bravado May Be to Blame for Superjet Disaster

A foolhardy maneuver by the pilot may have led to the crash of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 in Indonesia last week. Hopes were high that the new passenger jet could revive Russia's aviation industry and the pilot wanted to do all he could to ensure success.
Translated from the German by Josh Ward