South Africa : at least one dead in plane crash

A plane crashed in a grassy area outside the South African capital Pretoria © RR

Casablanca, (ADV) – One person was killed and about 20 were injured when a vintage plane crashed on Tuesday after it took off on a test flight from a small airport in the South African capital Pretoria, emergency services said.

The Convair-340 plane built in 1954 was due to soon be flown to the Aviodrome air museum in the Netherlands from Wonderboom airport in Pretoria.

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