MUMBAI: Two persons on board a six-seater aircraft were injured as it made an emergency landing in a field in Dhule district of north Maharashtra tonight, police said.
The aircraft, belonging to the Dhule Flying Club, landed in the field near Datarli village around 8 pm, police said.
The aircraft developed a technical snag and the pilot alerted authorities before the emergency landing, he said.
“There was a possibility of the aircraft crashing on Datarli village, so the pilot J P Sharma made an emergency landing in the field,” M Ramkumar, Superintendent of Police, Dhule, told PTI.
“Our teams have reached the spot. The injured were shifted to a nearby hospital,” he said.
At 49sec the plane that crashed:
(0) Readers Comments
March 12, 2012
November 14, 2012
October 10, 2011
October 12, 2011
October 21, 2011
This is happening more frequently and there should be an investigation
I now of the problems and figuring out what the problem is, the hostin
I don't know if it's just me or if perhaps everybody else encountering
Paul Blankenship · Top Commenter · School of Hard Knocks Mr. Shelton