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Ufa : Russia | Sep 08, 2011 at 9:46 AM PDT
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BREAKING NEWS - Ice Hockey Team Feared Dead In Russian Plane Crash - 43 Dead

Russian Ice Hockey team Plane crashed reported killing 43 people including KHL members. The plane was a Yak-42 aircraft and the accident happened at Tunoshna Airport which was outside Yaroslavl about 250 km north to Moscow. Players and coaches of the Ice hockey team Lokomotiv were there inside the plane.

Among the dead lists players like European as well as NHL stars with Czech national side players named Jan Marek, Karel Ranuchek, and Josef Vasicek were there.Apart from them Slovakia's legend player Pavol Demitra and Swedish goalkeeper Liv Stefan were also in that dead list.

After the news, the opening match of the League in Ufa been cancelled and a minute silence been announced. According to the preliminary report, the Plane was experiencing difficulty while take off and hit an antenna and caught fire, after that it broke and plunges into the river.

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The plane was carrying members of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl ice hockey team, pictured
The plane was carrying members of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl ice hockey team, pictured
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