75 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) 75 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 72 passengers and 9 crew members from the radar and crashed in mountainous area in Medellin.
Among the survivors are certainly two players of Chapecoense and a flight attendant. 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”.
Mayor Medellin is responding to aviation disaster to ” Colombia
The airport Jose Maria Cordova, not far from Medellin, states that the place of the accident, weather conditions just about to reach the ground.
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 mayor of Medellin speaks of a “tragedy of enormous proportions”.
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In the unit were players of the Brazilian football club Chapecoense.
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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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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Police have confirmed there are five survivors in the Colombia plane crash and all other passengers have died
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09:31, 29 november 2016
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