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Instructor dies in helicrash

2010-05-15 17:16

Cape Town - A 50-year-old flight instructor died and his passenger was injured when a microlite helicopter crashed at Heidehof on Saturday, Western Cape police said.

Spokesperson November Filander said details were sketchy, but the helicopter crashed about two kilometres from Gansbaai.

The SA Civil Aviation Authority will investigate the cause of the accident, he said.