Nepali Aviation once again shattered with the tragic loss of Captain Pilot Colonel Kailash Gurung
May 30, 2017-Bajura Aiport
Though the rescue team succeed to over come the Skytruck from flames of fire, however; failed to save the Captain Kailash from the flames at the Bajura crash site.
Colonel Kailash Gurung and Major Anita Ale Magar had been controlling the cockpit of the aircraft. Likewise, Purna Khadka, technician of the Skytruck aircraft too was onboard in the crashed aircraft.
Meanwhile, the team failed to rescue Captain Kailash Gurung who has been declared dead now. Co-pilot Major Anita has been airlifted to Health Institution, Nepalgunj after sustaining major injuries in the crash. As per the information we received, technician Purna Khadka has injured his leg during the crash.
The NA 048 Skytruck was a cargo flight to Simikot from Surkhet but crashed at Bajura Airport at 12:15 pm local time during landing.