Flydubai crash: Fated beautician took selfie before take-off

Anna Sergeeva had been living in Dubai for four months before she made the last-minute booking

Dubai: Anna Sergeeva had been living in Dubai for just four months before she made a last-minute booking to visit Rostov-on-Don.

The 25-year-old Ukrainian, originally from the city of Kharkiv, surprised her colleagues at the Enigma Beauty Salon on Al Wasl Road in Dubai when she decided to head to the Russian city for a holiday.

Her co-worker, Yana Rudi, also Ukrainian, dropped her at Dubai Airport on Friday night, and before flight FZ981 took off to Rostov-on-Don, Sergeeva took a selfie of herself on-board.

That picture is one of the few things that survived the devastating crash of the Boeing 737-800, which was destroyed on impact near Rostov airport in the early hours of Saturday, after circling for hours in poor weather. Read more...


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