UPDF Helicopter Crashes in Gomba
A Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF helicopter has crashed on a training mission in Bulo in Gomba district.
The Defense Ministry Spokesperson, Brigadier General, Richard Kalemire, says there were two crew members aboard the jet Ranger AF302.
Mega Fm has since established from UPDF sources that one of those on the jet was Major. Naomi Karungi, a UPDF helicopter pilot.
Brigadier General, Richard Kalemire, says investigations into the cause of the crash have commenced.
The Deputy Defense Spokesperson, Lt. Col. Deo Akiiki told Mega Fm that they are still gathering information on the incident.