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You're reading: Two pilots die when experimental light aircraft crashes in Zaporizhia region

Zaporizhia – An experimental light aircraft crashed during test flights over an airdrome in the village of Shyroke a few kilometers away from Zaporizhia at 13:10 on Monday. Both members of the crew were killed.

According to the Emergencies Ministry, the aircraft crashed into a
sunflower field some 100 meters from the runway after striking the
ground with its wing during a turn.

A task force of the Emergency Situations Ministry’s branch in
Zaporizhia region has left for the scene. Investigators are probing the
cause of the crash.

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