Grounded Russian cargo plane starved of fuel in South Africa

A fuel-starved Antonov cargo plane belonging to Volga-Dnepr Airlines has been stuck on the tarmac at Johannesburg since 10 July. The crew is considering several options to try to take off again, including a risky manoeuvre at another airport, and it's not the only Russian aircraft with such problems. [...] (466 words)
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