Ecuador: Military plane crashes in a jungle; 22 dead

  • A military plane crashed in Ecuador's jungle on Tuesday that killed all 22 people on board, according tot the announcement made by the President Rafael Correa. Besides 19 soldiers, who were heading to a parachuting course, there were two pilots and one mechanic on board, when the aircraft went down in the Pastaza province.  According to the official statement by the President, there are no survivors. The cause of the crash is not yet known.