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Doomed Brazilian soccer team plane ran out of fuel: reports
The pilot of the plane carrying a doomed Brazilian soccer team reportedly told a Colombian air traffic controller he had run out of fuel moments before the jet crashed into the Andes Mountains, killing all but six of the 77 people aboard. We ran out of fuel, Ximena Suarez told rescue worker Arquimedes Mejia, according to the AP. The downed plane was a British Aerospace Avro RJ85 with a range of around 1842 miles when equipped with standard fuel tanks.
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