On Saturday (February 26), a woman student pilot died after a plane belonging to a private aviation academy crashed in Telangana’s Nalgonda district, police said. According to early information, the ill-fated plane crashed in a hamlet in the district before midday, coming from the neighboring state of Andhra Pradesh. The female student pilot died on the spot, and the official stated more information was being gathered. Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia expressed his sorrow over the untimely loss of the trainee pilot and said that an inquiry team had been dispatched to the accident scene.
“I was shocked to learn about the terrible accident of a training plane in Telangana’s Nalgonda. A team of investigators has been dispatched to the scene. Unfortunately, we were unable to get the student pilot. My deepest sympathies to the bereaved family and friends “Scindia sent out a tweet.