Relatives and colleagues of Chinese plane crash victims gather at Guangzhou airport

Published on 22 Mar 2022 2:36:08 PM

Relatives, friends and colleagues of passengers on a China Eastern Airlines flight that crashed into mountains on Monday (March 22) waited for news at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport.

Flight MU5735, with 132 people on board, had been scheduled to arrive at Baiyun en route from Kunming in Yunnan province on Monday afternoon, but crashed after a sudden descent from cruising altitude.

Local media said there were no signs of survivors.