The first footage from the crash site.
The media actively report that this Wednesday , April 11, in Algeria crashed military plane, reports Rus.Media.
Transport aircraft Il-76, operated by the Algerian air force, crashed shortly after takeoff from Butare AFB in Northern Algeria.
The plane came down in a field and caught fire. Local media reported that the accident killed at least 247 people.
Powderless that the accident occurred in the agricultural area near the city of Pale in this Wednesday, April 11, about 08:00 local time.
It is known that on a place of incident sent 14 ambulances. At the moment, traffic on surrounding roads blocked.