SINGAPORE, August 18. /TASS/. Rescuers have found the bodies of all 54 people killed in the plane crash in eastern Indonesia, the head of the country’s national search and rescue agency said on Tuesday.
"I can say that all the passengers and crew members have been found, they are dead," Bambang Soelistyo said. The effort to evacuate the bodies will be launched soon, he added.
A Jakarta-based Trigana Air Service ATR 42-300, en route from Jayapura to Oksibil, disappeared from the radar on Sunday just 10 minutes before its scheduled arrival at the final destination.