The southern city of Chapeco is expecting some 100,000 people -- half its population -- to descend on Conda Arena, the stadium where just 10 days ago the...
The plane broke apart on impact in the remote mountains of Cerro Gordo.
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About three minutes before it disappeared off the radar, the plane transmitted a number of automatic messages.
Officials said it was too early to know whether technical failure or terrorism caused the EgyptAir plane to plunge into the Mediterranean.
The messages indicated intense smoke in the front portion of the plane, specifically the lavatory and the equipment compartment.
The civil aviation chief said if there had been an explosion, any debris would have scattered across a wide area.
The Russian-made Ilyushin SO-SAB plane caught fire mid-air and exploded into pieces that fell in Lake Victoria on March 9, 2009. One of the plane fragments...
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