Two Qantas pilots injured in fatal vintage plane crash in South Africa

Two Qantas pilots injured in fatal vintage plane crash in South Africa
 

Two Qantas pilots have been injured after a vintage plane crashed while taking off from an airport in South Africa.
They were among the 19 people – 16 passengers, two pilots and a flight engineer – travelling on the 1954 era Convair CV-340 aircraft.
The crash on Tuesday afternoon happened at the Wonderboom airport in Pretoria after the plane faltered soon after takeoff and slammed into a nearby building.
Those killed were the flight engineer and a person in the building hit by the plane, according to South Africa’s Times Live website.
“There were a number of serious injuries with one fatal... read more

 
11 July 2018 in World News, Views: 88
Source: Guardian
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