Pilot Dies In Trainer Aircraft Crash
The aerobatic flight that started well ended on a sad note for a trainer pilot and now his family is in mourning.
The pilot died when the trainer airplane crashed at an airport in Indonesia’s Central Java province on Tuesday
Media reports say the pilot, whose name was not provided, lost control of the Super Decathlon plane and crashed into a hangar during an aerobatic flight at Tunggul Wulung airport in Cilacap district.
This was confirmed by airport official, Denny Ariyanto in his report to the state-run Antara news agency.
The pilot, an Indonesian Air Force member who served as a flight instructor at the Ganesha flight school, died on the scene, according to the report.