The Chinese-made Y-8-200F transport plane vanished on early Wednesday afternoon after takeoff from Myanmar – previously known as Burma – on a weekly military flight.
The aircraft – which was heading from the coastal town of Myeik to the south east Asian largest city Yangon – was carrying 108 soldiers, their family members and 14 crew.
Among them were 15 children, 58 adults and 35 soldiers and officers.
Three bodies – including two adults and a child – were found by a navy ship 22 miles from the southern costal town of Launglon, the military said.
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