Wreckage from the crashed plane
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14 people killed in Honduras plane crash

Fourteen people have died in a plane crash in Honduras.

The Central American Airlines craft crashed shortly before it was due to land in the capital, Tegucigalpa.

Officials say the country's deputy transport minister, a former economy minister and a union leader were among the victims.

The pilot reportedly survived the crash, but died on the way to hospital.

Also among the dead were two Americans and a Canadian.

Bill Hayton reports.

  • 15 Feb 2011
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