Today morning a silverstone Air plane bound to Lamu via Mombasa crashed at Wilson Airport.
The airline has released an official statement as follows:
We can confirm that our Fokker 50, 5Y-IZO has had an incident while taking off at Wilson Airport at 09.00am this morning.
The aircraft was operating the Wilson -Mombasa – Lamu – Mombasa Wilson route.
The passengers and crew have all been safely disembarked and we are currently working with relevant authorities to access the situation.
We thank the emergency services at wilson Airport for their quick response and cooperation.