Trainee aircraft crashes in Pune, pilot injured
Pune, Feb 5: A trainee aircraft of Carver aviation (pilot training institute) crashed near Indapur, Pune, on Tuesday. The trainee pilot, who is injured, has been rushed to a hospital in Baramati.
Incident took place around 12:15 PM. It was a solo cross country flight of this four-seater, Cessna 172S single engine aircraft.
The pilot has been with the institute since three years and has around 130 hours of flying experience. The pilot, Sidharth Titus, fractured his right hand in the accident, police told PTI.