Small plane crashes in Dubai killing three Britons, one South African

16 May 2019 - 21:02 By Reuters
A South African has been killed in a small plane crash in Dubai.
A South African has been killed in a small plane crash in Dubai.
Image: 123RF/Tyler Olson.

A small plane crashed south of Dubai airport killing three Britons and one South African, the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority said in a statement on Thursday.

The four-seat plane, a DA42 registered in the United Kingdom, was on a mission to calibrate terrestrial navigation systems at the airport, the statement said.

An investigation is underway. Air traffic at the airport has returned to normal, it said.


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