Namibia-Disaster

German tourists perish in Zambezi plane crash

APA-Windhoek (Namibia)

Four German tourists had died after a plane they were travelling in crashed in Namibia, APA learnt on Wednesday.

The pilot, a South African citizen also died in Tuesday's crash which took place shortly after the chartered plane, a Cessna 201, took off from Impalila island fronting the River Zambezi.

Four of the victims were identified by the Namibian police as German nationals who were visiting the region as tourists. 

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