(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 hospital.