Sukhoi official: 45 people aboard crashed Russian jet

Other News Materials 10 May 2012 13:57 (UTC +04:00)

A total of 45 people were aboard a Russia-built SJ-100 Superjet that crashed in Indonesia, a top official from the Sukhoi aerospace company said on Thursday, DPA reported.

Vladimir Prisyazhnyuk, Sukhoi's president, said that 8 Russian nationals, 1 French national, 1 US national, 2 female Italian nationals, and 33 Indonesian nationals were aboard the plane when it hit a mountain on Wednesday, the Interfax news agency reported.