Plane crashes soon after take-off in Kindaruma


Plane crashes soon after take-off in Kindaruma
The Cessna 152 II aircraft which crashed after take-off from Kindaruma airstrip at the scene of the accident

In Summary

  • The Cessna 152 II they were flying back to Wilson Airport crashed shortly after takeoff at the Kindaruma airstrip in Machakos County.
  • The two who are trainees at the Flight Training Centre (FTC) in Nairobi, could initially not be traced but were however reported unhurt.

Two trainee pilots escaped unhurt after their plane crashed in Kindaruma on Friday evening.

The Cessna 152 II they were flying back to Wilson Airport crashed shortly after takeoff at the Kindaruma airstrip in Machakos County.

The Cessna 152 II aircraft which crashed after take-off from Kindaruma airstrip at the scene of the accident minutes after take off

The two who are trainees at the Flight Training Centre (FTC) in Nairobi, could initially not be traced but were however reported unhurt.


The owners of the plane,alongside officials from FTC and the Aviation Authority are expected to visit the crash site later today.

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