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Two students, flight instructor killed in plane crash in Fayoum

Ahram Online , Friday 15 Dec 2017
Training planes at the Egyptian Aviation Academy
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Two students and a flight coach were killed in Egypt’s Fayoum on Friday when their plane crashed while on a training flight, Al-Ahram Arabic website reported. 

The students were members of the Egyptian Aviation Academy.

The crash took place after the plane experienced a technical error during the training session, crashing in the desert near Youssef El-Sediek Village.

The Egyptian Aviation Ministry is investigating the incident. 

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