Ghana-Aircraft -Crash

Military aircraft crashes at Air Force Base in Accra

APA-Accra (Ghana)

A military aircraft belonging to the Ghana Armed Forces is reported to have crashed at the Air Force Base in Accra during a routine engine run exercise on Wednesday.

There were no recorded casualties but a preliminary investigation team has been established to come up with a report within 48 hours.

A press release signed by the Director of Public Relations of the Ghana Armed Forces, Coloniel E. Aggrey-Quarshie stated that “the manufacturers of the Airbus have been notified of the incident. They are expected to fly in a team to join their Ghanaian counterparts for a thorough assessment of the aircraft damage.”

The Ghana Armed Forces have however assured the public and its clientele that the incident has not affected operational activities.


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