[Updated at 4:49 p.m. ET] Thirty-two people died and just one survived when a United Nations plane crashed in the Congo on Monday, a U.N. spokesman said in New York.
The plane was trying to land in Kinshasa when the crash happened, and it was raining at the time, an official said.
The aircraft, which took off from Goma, belonged to the U.N. mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo, according to a Congo Transportation Ministry official.
[Updated at 1:13 p.m. ET] An official said it was raining when the plane attempted to land in Kinshasa.
The Kinshasa airport reported strong thunderstorms and sustained winds of 37 kph at the time.
[Posted at 11:48 a.m. ET] At least 10 people died in the crash of a United Nations plane as it attempted to land in Congo Monday, a U.N. official said.
The aircraft, which was carrying 32 people, belonged to the U.N. mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo, according to a Congo Transportation Ministry official.
The flight began in Goma and was bound for Kinshasa, the official said.Read CNN's full coverage of the U.N. plane crash in Congo