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Breaking: Kenyan Air Force Aircraft Crashes With Unspecified Numbers Of Passengers Onboard

An Air Force helicopter has crash-landed in Kenya, according to reports just coming in.

According to Citizen TV Kenya, it noted that a Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) aircraft has crash-landed at the Ol Tepesi area in Ngong, Kajiado County.

It also noted that the spokesperson for the KDF, Zippora Kioko has confirmed the unfortunate incident in a statement he issued.

Continuing, he said that the ill-fated Air Force aircraft was on a training mission with an unknown numbers of passengers onboard.

In the statement he was quoted as saying that around 0900hrs, a Mi 171e Air Force Helicopter, which was on a training mission crash-landed at the OlTepesi area in Ngong, Kaiiado Count of the country.

The scene of the crashed site of the KDF which was shared online by the news outlet showed a plume of black smoke coming out from the crashed aircraft.

However, rescue effort is underway to find survivors and other victims. More information will be coming as rescue efforts continues.

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