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Two injured in Exuma plane crash, pilot airlifted to Nassau

plane mangled in exuma crash#Bahamas, November 13, 2017 – Exuma – Two people are blessed to be alive this morning after a plane crash yesterday in Staniel Cay, Exuma.  The Royal Bahamas Police explained that shortly before 10am, Police on Staniel Cay received a report that a plane had crashed at the airport.  Upon arrival at that location, Officers discovered that a 2004 (2) two seats open cockpit, Air Cam, experimental aircraft Registration N57BG had crashed into an eastern chain link fence as it attempted to land.

The male pilot and his female passenger, both US Citizens, were treated at the local clinic for their injuries.   The passenger was released but the pilot is expected to be flown into New Providence for further medical attention.   Police say the matter will be referred to the Department Civil Aviation for further investigation.





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