Chilean President Sebastian Pinera visits Chile's Presidente Eduardo Frei Montalva base, in Antarctica's King George Island, in 2012. A C-130 Hercules like this has been reported missing. File photo: AFP
Chilean President Sebastian Pinera visits Chile's Presidente Eduardo Frei Montalva base, in Antarctica's King George Island, in 2012. A C-130 Hercules like this has been reported missing. File photo: AFP
Antarctica

Chilean military plane with 38 vanishes on Antarctica mission

  • Contact with aircraft, which was carrying out logistical support tasks, was lost 18 minutes after it took off on Monday

Topic |   Antarctica
Chilean President Sebastian Pinera visits Chile's Presidente Eduardo Frei Montalva base, in Antarctica's King George Island, in 2012. A C-130 Hercules like this has been reported missing. File photo: AFP
Chilean President Sebastian Pinera visits Chile's Presidente Eduardo Frei Montalva base, in Antarctica's King George Island, in 2012. A C-130 Hercules like this has been reported missing. File photo: AFP
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