Other Neighboring Country Joined In Ongoing Rescue Operation In Chile As President Cancelled Inaugural Trip

Cargo plane ( C-130 Hercules ) which got vanished after departing an air base in the southern city of Punta Arenas Monday at 4:55 pm (19:55 GMT) en route to Chile’s Antarctic base of Eduardo Frei, as reported ,at first we lost contact with the plane exactly 6:13pm ,to our surprise the fuel gauge is sufficient for the plane for several hours of flight.
After 7hours communication officials declared that Plane Crash has occurred.

The pilot may have carried out an emergency ocean landing, said Eduardo Mosqueira, commander of the Fourth Brigade based in Punta Arenas, early Tuesday


Neighboring countries Uruguay, Argentina has supported with Aircraft and ships in searching for the missing cargo plane.
Chilean President Sebastian Pinera who was supposed to be at the swearing in ceremony for the new Argentine President Alberto Fernandez intentionally cancelled his scheduled trip to Buenos Aires to monitor the rescue team Santiago, government spokeswoman Karla Rubilar disclosed


A Chilean military plane with 21 people aboard including a TV host crashed also in 2011 near Robinson Crusoe Island, in the Pacific some 700 kilometers west of the South American mainland.

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