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Canada: Plane Carrying Workers To Mine Crashes Near Fort Smith, Many Killed

A small commuter airliner registered to Northwestern Air Lease crashed near Forth Smith in Canada's remote Northwest Territories on Tuesday, killing some people on board. The Australian mining giant said a plane bound for its Diavik mine and "carrying a number of our people" crashed "resulting in fatalities." According to an aviation source, who asked not to be named as they were not authorized to speak to the media, one person survived. The Joint Rescue Coordination C