Five hurt as passenger plane is engulfed in flames during emergency landing in Moscow

DRAMATIC footage shows a passenger jet engulfed in flames as it made an emergency landing at Moscow airport today.

Five people were hurt after a fire on board led to the crash landing, Russia's Interfax news agency reported, citing a source.

Russian state TV showed footage of the plane with black smoke rising above its tail.

Video posted on social media showed much of the plane engulfed by flame as it sped down the runway.

Officials have said all 78 passengers were evacuated.

The Russian Aeroflot Sukhoi Superjet plane was forced to make the landing at Sheremetyevo airport today.

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