The small aircraft MU-2B with four people on Board disappeared from radar screens on route from Puerto Rico to Florida, reports Reuters , citing the US coast guard. Started search operation.
The plane departed from Puerto Rico on Monday at 11 a.m. local time, about two hours day contact with him was lost. On Board were residents of new York with two children aged 10 and 4 years old.
RIA “Novosti” reports that at the time of the disappearance of the aircraft was at an altitude of more than 7 thousand meters above the Eleuthera one of the Bahama Islands.
The area in the Atlantic ocean between Florida, Bermuda and Puerto Rico is known as the “Bermuda triangle”, which allegedly occur abnormal phenomena, including the mysterious disappearance of ships and aircraft. Such incidents attributed to the fact that the region is hard to navigate.