NAIROBI (Xinhua) --
Two people were injured after a light aircraft on
training mission crash-landed within the Nairobi National Park
on Thursday, the police said.
Head of the Kenya
Airports Authority (KAA) Police Unit Phillip Ndolo said an
instructor and a pilot trainee had taken off from Wilson Airport
for training sessions at about 7 a.m. when the plane went down
less than a minute later.
Ndolo said the
Cessna 152 plane, registration number 5Y-BXP, belongs to 99
Flying School and is used for training.
He said the aircraft
overturned in an open area after crash-landing.
“We have not
established the cause of the accident,” Ndolo said. But
preliminary findings had shown the aircraft experienced partial
power after take off.
The police who
attended the scene said the two injured had been rushed to