The wreckage of missing FlySax plane sighted in Njambini as fate of 10 passengers who were on board remains unknown

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BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI,7TH JUNE 2018-The wreckage of the missing plane which had 10 people on board has been found in the Aberdares forest,Nyandarua county.The wreckage were  found  on Thursday morning  even as the whereabouts of the passengers who were in the plane still unknown.

Transport Principal Secretary Paul Maringa stated that the wreckage was sighted Thursday morning by pilots on choppers involved in the search at Njabini area and recovery efforts have commenced.

According to the National Disaster Management Unit (NDMU)Deputy Director Pius Masai, ground rescue teams were dispatched at dawn in search for the missing aircraft.

The recovery operation is however, hampered by bad weather which is also blamed for the crash that occured late Tuesday.

It was flying to Nairobi from Kitale and had been diverted to the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport from its initial destination of Wilson Airport.

The plane from Kitale that had 8 passengers and two crew, members went off the radar at 5:20pm, on Tuesday the exact time it was expected to land at the Wilson Airport in Nairobi.

It has been missing  for the last two days.

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