Today marks 38 years since plane carrying football team "Pakhtakor" crashed. On August 11, 1979 at 13:35, two passenger aircrafts Tu-134A collided when flying over Dneprodzerzhinsk area at a height of 8400 m. There were 84 people on board of the plane following from Tashkent to Minsk, including 17 athletes of the football team "Pakhtakor". Read more at https://uzreport.news/sports/today-marks-38-years-since-tragic-death-of-pakhtakor-79
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