Aircraft crashed in a populated area

A small plane with 19 people on board crashed Sunday in a densely populated area of Goma in DRCongo. It says eyewitnesses to the AFP. the Plane crashed shor

Aircraft crashed in a populated area

A small plane with 19 people on board crashed Sunday in a densely populated area of Goma in DRCongo.

It says eyewitnesses to the AFP.

the Plane crashed shortly after to be relieved, says øjenvidnerne.

the Aircraft - a Dornier-228 - was on the way to Beni, which is located 350 kilometers north of Goma.

the Crashing happened in a residential area near Gomas airport.

- There were 17 passengers and two crew members on board, says a spokesperson from the airline Busy Bee, Heritier Said Mamadou.

Busy Bee, which is a relatively new company, has three aircraft on the routes in the province of north Kivu in the DRCongo.

/ritzau/AFP

Updated Date: 24 November 2019, 10:00

You need to login to comment.

Please register or login.

RELATED NEWS