Chilean plane with 38 aboard disappeared on the way to Antarctica

It is supposed to be crashed. There is talk of a transporter of the type Hercules C-130 on Monday at 16.55 (local time), took off from the sydchilenske town o

Chilean plane with 38 aboard disappeared on the way to Antarctica

It is supposed to be crashed.

There is talk of a transporter of the type Hercules C-130 on Monday at 16.55 (local time), took off from the sydchilenske town of Punta Arenas heading towards Antarctica.

Little more than an hour later - at 18:13 - lost radio contact to the plane.

In a press release to disclose the chilean airport, after seven hours without radio contact, for aircraft assessment, this is likely to crash.

There were 38 people on board the aircraft, of which 17 crew members and 21 passengers.

Several military aircraft and ships from the fleet are subsequently sent out to search for the missing aircraft.

so far There are no reports about where the plane may be.

the Plane was on the way to a chilean military base in Antarctica Base Antarctica Presidente Eduardo Frei Montalva - where the crew should inspect and perform maintenance tasks, among other things, a pipeline and other installations.

In the press release to disclose the chilean air force on, it is time to contact the relatives of the persons who were on board the plane.

the South pole is the center of the continent Antarctica, where Chile has a permanent military base.

Punta Arenas is located near the strait of Magellan at Chile's southern tip.

Updated Date: 10 December 2019, 08:00

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