Lao Airlines plane crashes into Mekong river, killing 44




 
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Lao Airlines plane crashes into Mekong river, killing 44
 
October 16th, 2013  
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Lao Airlines plane crashes into Mekong river, killing 44
BANGKOK (Reuters) - A Lao Airlines plane flying in stormy weather crashed into the Mekong river in southern Laos on Wednesday, killing all 44 people on board, among them nationals of 10 countries. The virtually new ATR-72 turboprop plane flying from the capital Vientiane crashed at about 4.10 p.m. (0910 GMT) just eight kilometers (five miles) short of its destination Pakse, which is near the borders of both Thailand and Cambodia. ...

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