Ilyushin I176 crashes in Algeria, more than 100 personnel feared lost

A Ilyushin Il76 transport plane belonging to Algerian air force has crashed on April 11, 2018 at Boufarik military airport (ICAO: DAAK), near Algiers, capital of Algeria (North Africa). 

The plane was heading to Bechar and crashed soon after taking off according to local sources. It was transporting more than 100 military personnel. First report of Civil Protection says at least 105 people died.

The Ilyushin Il76 is a Russian medium transport plane developed during the Soviet era. It can host about 120 people.

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