Military Aircraft Crash
The Ministry of National Defense Communicates, a military plane type TUCANO belonging to the National Army Staff (Directorate of Air) crashed today March 18, 2013 at 10 am 50 minutes about 07Kms South-east Aoujeft, during a test flight after maintenance performed on the aircraft. On board the aircraft were, the Captain Ahmed Ould Taleb Aheimad Pilot, and airplane mechanic Sergeant Boubacar M'BODJE
The crash resulted in the deaths of Sergeant mechanic and minor injuries from the captain who managed to run his ejection seat
At this painful time, the Department of National Defense extends its deepest condolences to the family of the deceased and his family and pray Allah' s welcome in his holy heaven.
Wa inna lillahi wa illeyhi Rajioune