All seven personnel on board died after the plane crashed due to engine failure near Abuja airport, air force spokesman Ibikunle Daramole said.
The crash happened around 2 kilometres from the Chuhuiv military air base, emergency services said, while the cause remains unknown.
The US Marine Corps C-130, a refueling plane, crashed on the Sunflower-Leflore county line, US media reports.
The recording will help investigators determine the cause of the crash. The jet carrying members of Red Army Choir was heading to Syria.
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