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Russian plane crashes into Black Sea

Russian plane crash
The Russian Emergencies Ministry confirmed the crash of the missing Russian Defense Ministry's Tu-154.

In a statement on Sunday, the ministry said that the debris of the aircraft and alleged personal belongings of passengers were discovered in the Black Sea.

A Russian military plane has disappeared from radar just minutes after take-off from the Black Sea resort of Sochi.

The Russian defense ministry said its Tu-154 aircraft had 91 people on board, including service personnel, a military music band and reporters.

The plane disappeared from radar 20 minutes after taking off from Sochi's Adler airport at 05:20 (02:20 GMT).

Unconfirmed reports said it was flying to Syria's Latakia province.
Last Modified: Sunday، 25 December 2016 11:37 AM