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Two dead, 11 hurt in Myanmar plane crash

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YANGON — A Myanmar passenger jet packed with foreign tourists crash-landed and burst into flames on Tuesday in a field in eastern Shan state, killing two people and injuring 11 others, officials said. 

Smoke rises from the scene of an Air Bagan passenger plane crash near Heho airport in Myanmar, on Dec 25, 2012 (AFP photo).

Black smoke was seen billowing from the charred wreckage of the Air Bagan aircraft, which came down near Heho airport - the gateway to the popular tourist destination of Inle Lake.

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