Bodies recovered in Russian jet crash

Associated Press
Indonesian Air Force jumper prepare their gear before departing on a rescue mission to the site where a Russian-made Sukhoi Superjet-100 plane crashed, at their base in Pasir Pogor, West Java, Indonesia, Friday, May 11, 2012. Rescue teams used climbing gear to scale the nearly sheer slopes of a dormant Indonesian volcano, hoping Friday to reach the wreckage of a Russian-made jetliner that crashed with 45 people aboard during a demonstration flight for potential buyers. (AP Photo)

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Search teams who scaled a volcano's steep slopes found at least 12 bodies on May 11 near the wreckage of a Russian-made jetliner that crashed in Indonesia during a demonstration flight for potential buyers, an official said.

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