Moscow, December 25, 2016: Russian news agencies are quoting the Defense Ministry as saying a military plane with 91 aboard has disappeared from radar.
News agencies are reporting that the plane disappeared Sunday just minutes after taking off from Sochi, a Black Sea resort and the site of the 2014 Winter Games.
The ministry says the Tu-155 disappeared over the Black Sea minutes after it took off from the resort town of Sochi on Sunday.
Unconfirmed reports say the aircraft was headed to Syria’s Latakia province.
A search for the plane is underway. (VOA)