Two planes missing after Tzaneen airshow

2011-08-14 20:46

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Johannesburg -  Two aircraft have gone missing after an airshow at Tzaneen.

They were headed for the Rand Airport in Germiston, EWN reports.

A team of officials are currently scouring the airspace over the region while a ground search is also underway.

It is still not clear how many people were on board.

The weather over Tzaneen was described as "not good" by a local resident. 

According to some reports there are 12 people on board one of the planes. It wasn't clear who they are, but have been described as "prominent in aviation".

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