Update 2016-11-29 (2): According to latest media reports at least 75 people were killed and six others were rescued after the aircraft crash in a mountainous area near La Unión, 40 kilometres south-east of Medellín, on Monday evening (28 November, local time).
Update 2016-11-29 (1): The flight number of the charter flight is CP 2933. According to recent reports, the aircraft crashed in a mountainous area near La Unión, 40 kilometres south-east of Medellín, on Monday evening (28 November, local time). According to Rionegro Airport, 72 passengers and 9 crew members were onboard the aircraft. There were several survivors, according to an official statement. Several people were killed in the crash.
BBC, Focus Online, RT
2016-11-29: A Brazilian aircraft crashed during a charter flight from Brazil to Medellín, in northern Colombia, overnight Tuesday (28/29 November, local time). 80 passengers were onboard the aircraft, including the Brazilian football team Chapecoense.
dpa, Focus Online, RT