Wreckage reportedly found after Burma plane goes missing

The transport plane was carrying military soldiers and their families

Wreckage reportedly found after Burma plane goes missing

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A flight with over 100 people on board has gone missing over the Andaman Sea.

It is reported the military transport plane disappeared on a flight from southern Myanmar to Yangon.

Reuters says those on board include soldiers and family members.

An official said the plane lost contact 29 minutes after take-off, while flying at 18,000 feet over the Andaman Sea.

Search and rescue operations involving ships and aircraft are said to be ongoing.