BREAKING: $80 million worth of cocaine found after a plane crashed in Papua New Guinea

Police discovered 500kg of cocaine worth more than $80m (£45m) on an aircraft after it crashed in Papua New Guinea.

According to Sky News, the Cessna model light aircraft flew from Mareeba Airport, in Queensland, to Papua New Guinea on 26 July.


Several hours later, between 1pm and 2.30pm, the aircraft attempted to take off from a remote runway at Papa Lea Lea. It crashed moments later.