In her remarks, Allamand said that family members and close to victims already know what happened. They were informed with the greatest possible respect. This means that they always have the priority of the information, said the Minister of Dnsa. The bodies of the four first victims recovered were identified in the Legal medical service (SML) after being transferred to Santiago on a Twin Otter of the FACH plane. The information was given to journalists by the Government spokesman, Andres Chadwick, who was considered a sad work to make known the names. It’s Erwin Nunez, the FACH conducted; Gaul Diaz, an official of the National Council for culture and the arts; Robert Bruce, journalist with TVN, and Sylvia Slier, producer of TVN. Chadwick presented the condolences of the Government and throughout the country to the relatives of the victims.
The aircraft crashed at the 17.48 hours on Friday (20.48 GMT) After making two attempts at landing under strong winds crossed on Robinson Crusoe Island, the principal of the archipelago. The FACH plane, piloted by Lieutenant Carolina Fernandez, 26 years old and considered a seasoned pilot, had no possibilities of returning to the Mainland after a three-hour flight, so his crew was obliged to take him to Earth, according to sources of the institution they have been explained. In the area of the accident remains an operating of search which includes C-130 Hercules, Twin Otter and the FACH CASA C-212 aircraft and the Navy, more aircraft from the army, two frigates and a patrol of the Navy equipped with helicopters and several merchant ships as well as fishermen from the island. Source of the news: confirmed the death of the 21 occupants of the plane accident in Chile