A light Aircraft CESSNA 172 Skyhawk Crashed at Rotterdam The Hague Airport – 2 Dead
Cessna Reims F172N Skyhawk light aircraft crashed 15 minutes after taking off from Rotterdam The Hague airport.
Two unidentifed people are killed in the crash
The plane was flying low and hit a tree before crashing in a field near Bergambacht.
The cause of the incident is still unknown
According to witnesses, the area is used for what they describe as ‘test flights’.
The aircraft in question was involved in an earlier crash in 2012 in which no one was hurt.
Rotterdam-based Sand Air, which owns the plane, declined to comment.
Furthermore, Sand Air has been offering tours, flying lessons and helicopter flights from Rotterdam The Hague and Zeeland airports for 25 years, the paper said.