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71 killed in aviation disaster to ” Colombia, the soccer players of Brazilian club on board

71 killed in aviation disaster to ” Colombia, the soccer players of Brazilian club on board

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In an aviation disaster to ” in Colombia Monday night (local time) 71 people to the life to come. Six people have survived the disaster. In the unit were players of the Brazilian club Chapecoense.

The unit disappeared around 22.00 hours (local time) with 77 people on board the radar and crashed in mountainous area in Medellin.

Among the survivors are two players of Chapecoense and a flight attendant. A third player of the football club was found alive, but later died.

Hours after the disaster was still a sixth person found alive, according to CNN, under the fuselage of the aircraft. The mayor of Medellin speaks of a “tragedy of enormous proportions”.

This is the crashsite of the vliegtuigramp in Colombia

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Weather conditions

The airport Jose Maria Cordova, not far from Medellin, states that the place of the accident, weather conditions just about to reach the ground.

According to the BBC dumped the plane just before countries down in mountainous area, at Cerro Gordo. The aircraft, a British Aerospace 146, airline Lamia, came from Bolivia and would to the air traffic control in Medellin let you know that there is “an electronic problem” was.

The team, active in the highest Brazilian football league, it would be in Medellin on Wednesday the final of the Copa Sudamerica to play against Atletico Nacional. The team was awarded a phd in 2013 for the first time since the 70’s to the top division. The final is postponed. Brazil has a period of national mourning was declared.

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09:31, 29 november 2016

NOS reports that the team is actually in a different way to Medellin had wanted to fly. The Brazilian aviation authority, however, no permission for a direct flight from Sao Paulo to Medellin. It was therefore decided first to Bolivia to fly and then to Colombia.

Aircraft with Brazilian football team crashed

In the neighbourhood of the Colombian city of Medellin is Monday night a plane crashed with 72 passengers and nine crew members on board.
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The unit disappeared around 22.00 hours (local time) of the radar and crashed. Wreckage located in mountainous area in Medellin.
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The location of the downed plane.
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Rescue party after the crash, a few survivors found. There are dozens of dead cases.
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In the unit were players of the Brazilian club Chapecoense.
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The team, active in the highest Brazilian football league, it would be in Medellin on Wednesday the final of the Copa Sudamerica to play against Atletico Nacional.
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The team was awarded a phd in 2013 for the first time since the 70’s to the top division.
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A survivor is helped at the San Juan de Dios clinic in the city of La Ceja. Among the survivors are certainly two players of Chapecoense and a flight attendant.
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The mayor of Medellin speaks of a “tragedy of enormous proportions”. On photos is to see how rescue workers are searching for survivors.
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Hours after the crash, another person found alive.
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A helicopter is in the mountains and landed to help in the recovery of the bodies. Because of heavy rainfall could rampplek any time just about reach the ground.
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The unit came from Bolivia and would to the air traffic control in Medellin let you know that there is “an electronic problem” was.
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A boy is during a tribute for the fallen players on the tribune of the stadium of the Brazilian club Chapecoense.
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