Havana: At least eight armymen died after a Cuban military plane crashed in Artemisa province, about 100 kilometers (62 miles) southwest of Havana.
The incident took place on Saturday when a Cuba’s Revolutionary Armed Forces crashed into a mountain.
“The eight military personnel on board, including the crew, died,” the Ministry of Revolutionary Armed Forces said in a statement.
The investigation is on in order to find the cause behind the crash.
Earlier, in one such incident, about 68 died when an Aero Caribbean flight crashed in Cuba.
More details awaited.