Chapecoense air crash: Pilot 'was warned over fuel'

Chapecoense air crash: Pilot 'was warned over fuel'

The pilot of a charter plane that crashed in Colombia on Monday had been warned before taking off from an airport in Bolivia that he might not have enough fuel, a reports say.
An airport official raised the concern after checking the plane's flight plan, Bolivia's Deber newspaper said.
Seventy-one people died in the crash, including members of a Brazilian football team. Six people survived.
Bodies of the victims are due to be repatriated to Brazil.
Colombian authorities have said evidence is growing that the British-made BAE 146 Avro RJ85 aircraft ran out of fuel as it tried to land at... read more

2 December 2016 in World News, Views: 45
Source: BBC

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