Moscow’s Domodedovo airport explosion recorded surveillance camera (VIDEO)
At least one of the CCTV cameras installed at Domodedovo airport, captured the moment of the explosion at the airport..
The explosion at the airport “Domodedovo” occurred at 16:32. A bomb has worked in the area of international arrivals. According to investigators at the airport say The explosion was definitely a terrorist act committed by a suicide bomber. They believe a man wearing an explosive device was in the crowd of people meeting arriving passengers. There are reports that the bomb was packed with shrapnel.
The body parts of the alleged suicide bomber have been found at the scene according to Interfax news agency. Reportedly it is a man of Arab appearance. A source from the blast investigation team told Itar-Tass that the parts may indeed belong to a terrorist, but added that it is too early to say for sure that the explosion was carried out by a suicide bomber. “Before a professional examination is taken, one must be very careful with such terms as ‘suicide bomber,’” the source said. According to him, the perpetrators could have use someone who did not know he was going to blow up, or he could have just been carrying an explosive device with him.
At the time of the explosion, there were a large number of people at the airport because about 30 flights were due to arrive, including 15 international ones.
A criminal case has been opened into the apparent terror attack. Police are searching for three suspects in connection with the blast after watching airport security camera footage. Surveillance cameras also caught the moment of the explosion, Interfax reports.
FSB knew about possible terror attack
Russia’s Federal Security Bureau had known about a suicide bomber in the city, but their information was incomplete, Rosbalt news agency says. Early on Monday they reportedly searched for the possible bomber, but in Zelenograd, a town in the north of Moscow. The FSB received intelligence late on Sunday, and a large group of police and special forces were moved to Zelenograd for a special operation, but with no result.
Moscow police have been put on alert over possible terror attacks in the capital. They are also on alert at Vnukovo airport and Sheremetyevo international airport in Moscow, and in the metro system. The security measures have been increased in all the major transport hubs, including metro, airport stations and other airports.
The list of flights that landed in Domodedovo between 4.00 and 4.30pm:
4.05 – UN208 from Odessa
4.11 – 7К9822 from Hurgada
4.20 – SN2835 from Brussels
4. 25 – S7 924 from Burgas (Greece) and UN 7444 from London
Deadly blast at Moscow’s Domodedovo airport
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