Military plane carrying 38 people disappears from radar in Chile

Military plane carrying 38 people disappears from radar in Chile
Military plane carrying 38 people disappears from radar in Chile

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Aden - Yasmine El Tohamy - A search and rescue operation has been launched.

Chile’s air force said it lost radio contact with a transport plane carrying 38 people on a flight Monday evening to the country’s base in Antarctica.

It said the military had declared an alert and activated a search and rescue team.

The C-130 Hercules carried 17 crew members and 21 passengers. The personnel were to check on a floating fuel supply line and other equipment at the Chilean base.

The plane took off at 4:55pm from the southern city of Punta Arenas, which is more than 3,000 kilometers (1,860 miles) from the capital of Santiago. Contact was lost at 6:13pm, the statement said.

 

 

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