Australian mining executives’ plane disappears

By Andy Rice 21 June 2010

A plane carrying six Australian mining executives went missing en route from Cameroon to Congo on the weekend. Ken Talbot, one of Australia's richest men, was one of five Sundance Resources board members on the plane. Sundance is developing an iron ore project in Cameroon. Its shares were suspended on the Australian stock exchange on Monday morning. Read more: Financial Times