A Russian military plane carrying 92 people has crashed into the Black Sea
A Russian military Tu-154 plane has crashed into the Black Sea, confirmed Russia’s defence ministry, and there was no sign of survivors at the site of the crash.
The ministry said on Sunday that the site of the crash had been idenfitifed and four bodies were recovered from the water initially.
“Fragments of the Tu-154 plane of the Russian defence ministry were found 1.5km (one mile) from the Black Sea coast of the city of Sochi at a depth of 50 to 70 metres,” said the statement.
Defence ministry spokesperson Igor Konashenkov added that the “body of a person killed as a result the crash … was found 6km off the coast of Sochi.” – READ MORE