Indonesia today rescuers found pieces of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft, the plane disappeared while flying performance "offers" with 50 people on board yesterday in the mountains south of Jakarta .
A rescue helicopter found the aircraft debris on the cliff edge at a height of nearly 1,700 m. There is currently no information on the fate of people on board.
"The plane crashed at the edge of Mount Salak ... Sure will be investigated immediately and thoroughly," Indonesian President Bambang Yudhoyono said at a press conference was broadcast on television.
Signal contact with the Superjet 100, a new passenger plane Russia's first completely since the Soviet collapse, were lost at about 1 pm through the (now Vietnam) after lowering a height of about around Mount Salak 1.900m, volcanoes located on the height of 2.200m compared to sea level.
Rescue teams began searching in thick forest area by about 70 km south of the capital Jakarta when it was light. They are currently concentrated in the location of the aircraft debris.
When the plane crashed entrepreneurs Indonesia, the Russian embassy officials and journalists. Dimitry Solodov, the Russian embassy in Indonesia, said that eight Russian aircraft, including pilots and technicians.
The people aboard including eight crew members and 42 others, according to the Russian embassy and information Sukhoi Indonesia president said at a press conference late yesterday.
The aircraft had two flight demonstration yesterday. It was back to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport, East Jakarta after the first flight. At this point some people were down, while some others on the plane.
After receiving an order for 170 units worldwide Superjet 100, Sukhoi aircraft company expects to produce 1,000 units, mainly for foreign markets.
The company expects to sell 42 aircraft to Indonesia. The plane crashed in the itinerary are performed in order to "offer" in 6 Asian countries, including Vietnam. According to earlier plans Superjet 100 is expected to arrive in Hanoi at the end of performances in Indonesia.