Wonderboom crash kills student pilot

Wonderboom crash kills student pilot

A student pilot has been killed in a light aircraft crash near Wonderboom Airport, north of Pretoria.

Wonderboom Airport
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The cause of Tuesday afternoon’s crash has not been determined.

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Tshwane emergency service spokesperson Charles Mabaso says the female pilot was declared dead on scene.

“We responded to a light aircraft incident on Tumeric Road in Akasia. On arrival we found a light aircraft that had crashed.

“The Civil Aviation Authority has been notified and will carry out further investigation.”

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