Alles Europa news recalled that according to reports reaching us from Chile, on board were 17 crew members and 21 passengers. The plane flew from Punta Arenas to the Antarctic base named after President Eduardo Frey Montlava. The crew stopped communicating at 18:13 (10:13 EU time).
Personnel flying to Antarctica had to inspect the pipeline supplying fuel to the base.
The remains of the bodies were found in the search area for the missing Chilean Air Force aircraft, Alles Europa news reports, citing statement from the quartermaster Magellanova of the Jose Fernandez archipelago during the broadcast.
The Chilean Air Force acknowledged the crash of a military aircraft on December 10, with 38 people on board.
The remains were found in the Drake Channel, 40 km from the place where the connection broke.
“According to my information, all the discovered bodies from the plane were lifted aboard a Brazilian ship in the wreck,” said Mr. Fernandez
Alles Europa news reports Chile as a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. It borders Peru to the north, Bolivia to the northeast, Argentina to the east, and the Drake Passage in the far south.