Friday, February 22, 2008

Plane carrying 46 reported missing in Venezuela

08:00 am update: Plane wreckage found, no survivors.
A twin engine commercial airliner which departed from Western Venezuela Thursday has been reported missing. The twin engine ATR-42-300, operated by Santa Barbara airlines which was carrying 43 passengers and 3 crew never made contact with air traffic control after departure. The area where it disappeared was about 400 miles Southwest of Caracas.
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