A Russian Antonov An-26 cargo plane carrying four people crashed Wednesday morning in southeastern Bangladesh, according to reports. The plane’s pilot has been killed, a co-pilot was critically injured and two others are missing.
— Bangladesh News (@BDnews) March 9, 2016
According to China’s Xinhua News Agency and reporting bu ibtimes.com, the plane crashed into the Bay of Bengal, off the coast of Bangladesh’s southeastern Cox’s Bazar district.
— AeroInside.com (@AeroInsideCom) March 9, 2016
The deceased pilot’s body was recovered from the Bay of Bengal and the second pilot, a Ukrainian national, was seriously injured, Tass news agency reported.
“A search for the others is underway,” a representative of local emergencies services said, according to Tass.
Raw video of the crash: