Plane crashes on takeoff from South Sudan airport: reports, witnesses

November 4, 2015 8:05 AM

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JUBA A plane crashed on Wednesday shortly after taking off from an airport in South Sudan, killing 10 people on board, a police officer and local media reported. Two survived, they said.

Reuters witnesses said the tail fin of the plane and other parts were scattered along the banks of the White Nile River near the airport in Juba, the capital.

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