Shocking: Two Ugandan Pilots Dead As Helicopter Crashes In Gomba

Posted on Jan 28, 2020
By LTAdmin


Two Uganda Peoples Defence Airforce pilots have lost their lives as their helicopter crashed in Gomba, Uganda.

According to reports, the duo were on a training mission in Bulo, Gomba district.

According to Brigadier Richard Kalemire, no one survived the fatal crash.
He says investigations into the cause of the crash have commenced.      
“We offer our condolences to the family members and entire UPDF fraternity,” said Karemire. 

According to residents, a loud bang followed the crash and the helicopter reportedly crashed straight into a hill. The dead reportedly included a male and female officer. Deputy Defense spokesperson, Lt. Col. Deo Akiiki told URN that they are still gathering information on the incident.  

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