× Digital News Videos Health & Science Opinion Education Columnists Lifestyle Cartoons Moi Cabinets Kibaki Cabinets Arts & Culture Podcasts E-Paper Tributes Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified Jobs Games Crosswords Sudoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
Watch The Tokyo Olympics 2020 live online

Light aircraft crash-lands at Nairobi National Park after take-off from Wilson Airport

By Standard Reporter | October 20th 2017
Wilson Airport (Photo: Courtesy)

A light aircraft from Air Kenya has crash-landed at the Nairobi National Park after an engine failure on Friday.

The pilot managed to make an emergency landing on detecting the defect. 

The pilot, 7 passengers and 2 crew members on board escaped unhurt.

The plane was heading to Kichwa Tembo in Maasai Mara piloted by Captain David Kungu and Kiprotich Biwott.

Investigation is underway.

More to follow…

Share this story
To fight drought, involve communities
According to the latest information from the Meteorological Department, rainfall will be poorly distributed in April, May and June, and this will have a serious impact on agriculture
Why Kenyan boxers are winning medals once again
The BFK led by President Anthony ‘Jamal’ Ombok was elected into the office in 2019 and has since...