Another chopper belonging to Uganda People’s Defence Air Forces has crashed at Entebbe near Spennah beach.
Today afternoon at about 2:15pm a jet ranger piloted by two cadet trainees on a mutual training flight came down immediately after take off near Lido beach.
The two were rushed to hospital to ascertain their health.
“Our aviation team is on ground to investigate the mishap,” said army spokesperson Brig Gen Flavia Byekwaso.
Ambulances were dispatched to the scene to help evacuate the injured.
Last Friday, a UPDF Amisom Aviation Unit helicopter crashed in Somalia with four soldiers in board.