Moroccan military plane crashes into mountainside

Tragedy leaves 78 dead, as bad weather causes Morocco's worst military aviation disaster
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Rescuers carry a body after a military transport plane crashed in Goulmim, southern Morocco on July 26, 2011. A military transport plane slammed into a mountainside in bad weather in southern Morocco today, killing all 80 people on board, a hospital source said. Officially, the army earlier said 78 people were killed and three were rushed to hospital in serious condition after the Hercules C-130 crashed on the edge of the Sahara desert in Morocco's worst military aviation disaster. (AFP/Getty Images)
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View of the wreckage of a military transport plane after it crashed in Goulmim, southern Morocco on July 26, 2011 (AFP/Getty Images)
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Rescuers arrive at the site where a military transport plane crashed in Goulmim, southern Morocco on July 26, 2011 (AFP/Getty Images)
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Rescuers carry bodies after the crash of a military transport plane in Goulmim, southern Morocco on July 26, 2011 (AFP/Getty Images)
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View of the wreckage of a military transport plane after it crashed in Goulmim, southern Morocco (AFP/Getty Images)
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A body is seen by the wreckage of a military transport plane after it crashed in Goulmim, southern Morocco on July 26, 2011 (AFP/Getty Images)