Flight AH5017

The logo of Spanish transport company Swiftair is seen on the company headquarters in Madrid on July 24, 2014 following the disappearance of an Air Algerie MD-83 operated aircracaft over Africa and leased by Swiftair. (credit: JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: Algerian Official Confirms Air Algerie Flight Carrying 116 People Crashed

An Air Algerie flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has disappeared from radar, the official Algerian news agency said Thursday.