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The plane crashed, officials reached the spot.
Chimes Aviation’s trainee plane crashed on Saturday afternoon near Dhana airstrip in Sagar district of Madhya Pradesh. While taking off, the aircraft landed from the runway and reached the roadside. The trainee female pilot aboard the aircraft is safe in the incident.
On the information of the accident, the officers and employees of Chimes reached the spot. They have covered the plane with polythene and green net. An inquiry has been ordered into the matter. It is being told that the trainee female pilot was taking off the plane at around 3 pm on Saturday. In the meantime, suddenly the plane left the runway and reached the edge of the Sagar-Rahli road. The plane crashed through the bushes. Trainee pilot Ishika Sharma was on board the plane.
The aircraft was damaged after the accident.
Scindia sent investigation team
In the matter, Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has tweeted and said that a Cessna aircraft of Chimes Aviation Academy in Sagar, Madhya Pradesh has been reported to crash. Luckily the trainee pilot is safe. We are sending an investigation team to the spot.