Reports say there are six survivors. The plane reported electrical problems.
According to BBC,the chartered aircraft, flying from Bolivia, was carrying members of the Chapecoense football team, airport officials said.
The team was due to play in the final of the Copa Sudamericana, against Medellin team Atletico Nacional.
|The team and their coaches pictured in the plane before take off|
The South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) said it was suspending "all activities".