Tuesday, November 29, 2016
A plane carrying Brazil’s Chapeoense Real Football team crashed late Monday near the Colombian city of Medellin.
The aircraft CP 2933 carrying more than 80 passengers along with the Brazilian football team. It is not immediately known whether there have been any causalities.
The team was scheduled to play Copa Sudamerica finals against Atletico Nacional on Wednesday in Medellin. Sources said that the aircraft- a British Aerospace 146 short-haul plane is believed to have started its journey in Sao Paulo Brazil at 3.55pm in afternoon local time and made a stop in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, bustling economic hub in eastern Bolivia, later that day before setting off for Colombia.