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  2/16/2014, Adar 16, 5774

Nepal: Contact Lost with Plane Carrying 18 On Board

Nepalese authorities have announced that they have lost contact with a Nepal Airlines aircraft that is carrying 15 passengers and 3 crew members on board. Communications were suddenly cut off as the plane flew over a mountainous area in the west of the country. 

The search and rescue team that was called has had trouble getting into the area due to the harsh weather conditions.