Two killed after trainer aircraft crashes in Odisha’s Dhenkanal

A captain and a trainee pilot were killed on Monday after a trainer aircraft crashed in Odisha’s Dhenkanal.

The deceased have been identified as Captain Sanjib Kumar Jha from Bihar and Anis Fatima, a trainee pilot from Tamil Nadu.

The crash took place in Birasal Airstrip under Kankadahad police station limits.

As per the sources, the pilots were on routine flight training when the incident occurred

Further details are awaited.