The Boeing 737-800 landed at around 12.30 p.m. Moscow time from the Greek resort of Rhodes, reports Xinhua.
An interior ministry spokesperson said 170 people, including seven crew, were aboard.
A police official said the plane landed "in the grass" and the passengers had been evacuated. The cause of the incident is yet to be determined.
--IANS (Posted on 25-08-2013)