The Aviation Investigation Bureau revealed the circumstances of the crash of the HZ-SAL plane belonging to the Aviation Club in Al-Haridah in the Asir region of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The office said in a statement posted on its account on Twitter, that the accident occurred on Friday next to the airstrip of the Aviation Club in Al-Haridah, about 30 meters into the sea.
— قناة ابـو حسن (@Mbm20007) August 6, 2022
The statement indicated that the pilot and his escort were rescued by the border guards, and they were taken to Asir Central Hospital in Abha, adding the plane was taken out of the sea, where it was severely damaged.
The office confirmed that it immediately started the investigation procedures to reveal the circumstances of the accident.
— مكتب تحقيقات الطيران (@AIB_KSA) August 6, 2022