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Experts: Crew of Crashed Russian Airliner Lost Control After a Steep Climb

A preliminary investigation has found that Sunday's passenger airliner crash in the central Russian region of Tatarstan, which killed all 50 people aboard, happened after the crew, in a second attempt to land, lost control of the plane after putting it into a steep climb.The Interstate Aviation Committee, the Moscow-based body that oversees civil aviation in most of the former Soviet states, said Tuesday that after failing to properly execute a "standard approach" to the...

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