30 Nov '16, 1pm

Soccer crash survivors treated in #Colombia as investigation begins

LA UNION, Colombia (REUTERS) - The pilot of a LAMIA Airlines plane that crashed in Colombia, virtually wiping out a Brazilian soccer team, had radioed that he was running out of fuel and needed to make an emergency landing, according to the co-pilot of another plane in the area. The crash on Monday night killed 71 people. Six survived, including just three members of the Chapecoense soccer squad en route to the biggest game in their history, the Copa Sudamericana final. Avianca co-pilot Juan Sebastian Upegui said in a chat message with friends that the LAMIA pilot told the control tower at the airport in Medellin that he was in trouble. Priority had already been given to a plane from airline VivaColombia, which had also reported problems, Upegui said. Reuters confirmed the audio message, which local media played on Wednesday, was from Upegui. After reporting being low on f...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/world/americas/soccer-crash-s...

Tweets

Colombia crash pilot reported he was out of fuel: Tape

Colombia crash pilot reported he was out of fue...

channelnewsasia.com 30 Nov '16, 11pm

MEDELLIN: The pilot of a charter plane carrying a Brazilian football team radioed frantically that he was out of fuel minu...

#Chapecoense Real tragedy: What we know so far about the Colombia plane crash

#Chapecoense Real tragedy: What we know so far ...

straitstimes.com 30 Nov '16, 3am

LA UNIÓN, Colombia (AFP) - Brazil and the football world are in mourning after a plane carrying a Brazilian team crashed i...

Colombia football club says opponents in plane ...

straitstimes.com 29 Nov '16, 6pm

BOGOTA (AFP) - Colombian club Atletico Nacional called on football authorities Tuesday (Nov 29) to hand the Copa Sudameric...

Plane crash kills dream of football team that defied odds

Plane crash kills dream of football team that d...

todayonline.com 29 Nov '16, 9am

MEDELLIN, Colombia - Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense, heading for the biggest game in their history, were on board a pla...

Colombia crash survivor #HelioNeto will play so...

straitstimes.com 02 Dec '16, 3pm

SAO PAULO (REUTERS) - One of the three surviving soccer players pulled from the wreckage of the Colombian air crash that k...

Plane carrying football players from Brazil crashes in Colombia: Official

Plane carrying football players from Brazil cra...

straitstimes.com 29 Nov '16, 8am

BOGOTA (REUTERS) – An airplane crash in Colombia has killed 76 people, the vast majority of the 81 passengers and crew who...

Anti Social Social club's founder just dropped his very first song:

Anti Social Social club's founder just dropped ...

highsnobiety.com 29 Nov '16, 10am

Out in the real world news is happening and here are the highlights. Plane carrying Brazilian soccer team crashes in Colom...

Football world sends condolences to Brazil's Ch...

todayonline.com 29 Nov '16, 12pm

SAO PAULO - The soccer world was in mourning on Tuesday as clubs, players and fans from around the globe sent tributes and...

UPDATE: 76 dead after plane carrying Brazil's #...

channelnewsasia.com 29 Nov '16, 10am

BOGOTA: Brazilian football team Chapecoense were on board a plane carrying 81 people that crashed in Colombia killing 76 p...

Football mourns Brazilian players killed in air crash

Football mourns Brazilian players killed in air...

channelnewsasia.com 30 Nov '16, 1pm

MEDELLIN, Colombia: Emotional tributes were paid on Wednesday (Nov 30) to the Brazilian football team Chapecoense Real tha...

#ForcaChapecoense May you rest in peace

channelnewsasia.com 29 Nov '16, 3pm

BOGOTA: Brazilian football team Chapecoense were on board a plane carrying 81 people that crashed in Colombia killing 76 p...

Motorcyclist killed in crash with tipper truck

straitstimes.com 01 Dec '16, 9pm

A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a tipper truck in Woodlands Centre Road yesterday morning. Police said they ...

Grieving Brazilian town receives bodies of soccer crash victims

Grieving Brazilian town receives bodies of socc...

channelnewsasia.com 03 Dec '16, 6am

CHAPECO, Brazil: The Brazilian town of Chapeco, its buildings draped in the green colours of its devastated soccer club, p...

Top Afghan army general killed in helicopter cr...

defence.pk 29 Nov '16, 6pm

By Khaama Press - Tue Nov 29 2016, 8:42 pm http://www.khaama.com/top-afghan-ar...helicopter-crash-nato-offer-condolences-0...

One body recovered after Indonesia's police plane crash - The Straits Times

One body recovered after Indonesia's police pla...

straitstimes.com 04 Dec '16, 3am

Jakarta - Rescuers have recovered a body from the waters off Pulau Lingga, in the Riau Islands, near the crash site of a p...