light plane

light plane

also light·plane  (līt′plān′)
n.
A small, lightweight passenger airplane, often privately owned.
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According to Eric Apolonio, a spokesman of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) the light plane was on a medical evacuation mission from Dipolog City in Zamboanga del Norte and was expected to land in Manila.
Eric Apolonio, a spokesperson for the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines, said the light plane was on a medical evacuation flight from Dipolog City in Zamboanga del Norte and disappeared from radar for unknown reasons as it flew over Laguna, about 60 kilometers south of Manila.
Professor Joseph Beatriz Usita, Noble Blue Falcons International (NBFI) national chairman and father of Environmental Mountaineering in the Philippines, in a phone interview, said that 10 mountaineer-rescuers from the NBFI joined Thursday in the search and rescue operations for the missing light plane owned by Omni Aviation Academy and its student-pilot Dizon, in the Sierra Madre Mountains of Aurora.
DAR ES SALAAM - A light plane crashed in western Tanzania on Saturday, killing two South Africans, officials said late on Saturday.
14 (Petra) - Five people were killed, including three Americans, in a light plane crash in Kenya's Great Rift Valley region, according to Kenyan police officials.
The light plane Cessna C-152, trainer aircraft left Plaridel Airport Monday morning for a series of touch-and-go landing at Subic.
Rebecca Fleck told how she saw the Eurostar EV-97 light plane crash on her farm near Builth Wells, Powys.
Summary: The ill-fated light plane, a twin-engined six-seater Piper PA-23 Apache, which was operated by Lite Air Express, crashed minutes after it took off from the Plaridel airport
A light plane reportedly crash-landed in a residential area in Plaridel, Bulacan Saturday, killing at least 10 people.
An Army veteran helicopter pilot died alongside a trainee in a crash with a light plane, it was revealed yesterday.
TWELVE people, including three children, were killed when their light plane crashed in a remote part of Papua New Guinea, police said.
SYDNEY, Rajab 7, 1437, Apr 14, 2016, SPA -- Twelve people, including three children, have been killed after their light plane crashed in a remote part of Papua New Guinea, AP reported.