The Peruvian Air Force (FAP) made a statement after the forced landing of a Zlin airplane that belonged to the Pilot Training School No. 51 three nautical miles from the coastline, in front of the town of Pisco. They informed that it consisted of an instructive flight.
“Approximately at 1:30 pm Major FAP Julio Torres Casas (pilot-instructor) and Ensign FAP César Mateo Rojas (pilot-student) chose to land forcefully in order to save their lives”, Perú 21 wrote.
Immediately, they were transferred by a medical team to the Pisco Air Base and both pilots are out of danger.
According to information from Perú 21, the causes of this landing are still unknown and the FAP ordered an investigation to be carried out by the Air Accident Investigation Board.
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