Ultralight crash in Pokhara

November 24, 2016 by  
Filed under Aviation, News

KATHMANDU, 24 November 2016: A Russian pilot was killed and a Canadian woman injured when their ultralight aircraft crashed in western Nepal on Wednesday, police said.

The aircraft crashed shortly after taking off from the mountain resort town of Pokhara, said Kaski district police chief Gajusiddhi Bajracharya.

“The two were rushed to hospital but the Russian pilot died while undergoing treatment,” Bajracharya told AFP. Read more