Four people died on Sunday as a result of a collision of two small planes at the Las Vegas airport, the Associated Press reported. The US Federal Aviation Administration indicates that one of the machines was approaching landing.
The incident took place on Sunday around noon. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reported that a single-engine Piper PA-46 and a single-engine Cessna 172 have collided. “Preliminary information indicates that the Piper PA-46 was preparing to land when it collided with the Cessna 172,” the FAA reported.
“Piper crashed in a field east of the runway and the Cessna fell into the retention reservoir,” the release continues.
“There were two people in each plane, all of them died” – said representatives of the local fire brigade.
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