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Last Updated: Saturday, 6 August 2005, 22:23 GMT 23:23 UK
In pictures: Sicily jet crash
Scene of the plane crash
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At least 13 people die after a Tunisian charter plane carrying Italian tourists to the Tunisian island of Djerba crashes into the Mediterranean sea off the coast of Sicily.
Wreckage of the plane
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The pilot of the airliner radioed that he was going to make an emergency landing at Palermo airport, but then lost power and crashed into the sea.
The wreckage of the plane is seen as an Italian Carabinieri boat navigates past it
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Italian air-sea rescue services were quickly on the spot.
Rescuers carry an injured victim of the plane
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Many of the 39 people on board survived, but several were seriously injured...
Rescuers carry the body of a victim of the plane which crash-landed
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...while many more died.
Relatives of the victims of the plane arrive at Bari airport
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Relatives and friends of the victims gathered at Bari airport for news of the rescue operation.



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