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LMI2933 Crash near Medellin

While conducting flight LMI2933 from Santa Cruz, Bolivia to Medellín, Colombia, a LAMIA Bolivia aircraft (registration CP-2933) crashed south of Medellin Airport near La Union. The flight was carrying Brazilian football club Chapecoense to Medellín for a Copa Sudamerica finals match.

Airport and civil aviation authorities are reporting that 81 people were on board the aircraft. Colombian civil aviation authorities and medical personnel state that there are six survivors. (more…)