In Japan have found two people from the crashed plane of the self-defense forces

© AFP 2017 / PHILIPPE LOPEZСкорая help. Japan. Archival photoIn Japan have found two people from the crashed plane of the self-defense forces© AFP 2017 / PHILIPPE LOPEZ

Rescuers found two passengers crashed in Japan reconnaissance aircraft LR-2 air-defense forces of the country, currently experts are trying to determine the condition of the people, transmits television channel NHK.

Spy plane LR-2 air-defense forces of Japan was wrecked on Hokkaido, on Monday. Its wreckage was discovered near the dam in the city Assabu in the southern part of the island.

On Tuesday morning rescuers were able to locate the part of the fuselage. According to the channel, in this area later and was found two passengers. Currently, rescuers are trying to establish their status.

The plane took off from okadama airport in Sapporo for emergency patient transportation and ambulance were heading towards Hakodate. Then near the Hakodate airport it disappeared from radar. On Board were four men.

Spy plane LR-2 is a turboprop aircraft with a crew of 10 people. The length of the plane is 14 metres. It is equipped for emergency transportation of seriously ill patients and also performs the functions of avialablity and aerial reconnaissance.

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