PM extends condolences to family of RMAF pilot killed in Hawk crash

  • Nation
  • Wednesday, 17 Nov 2021

PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob has expressed condolences to the family of Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) Kapt Mohamad Affendi Bustamy who was killed in an aircraft crash at its base at Teluk Ayer Tawar.

"I pray that his soul is placed among the righteous and be showered with the blessings of Allah SWT," said the Prime Minister in a Facebook post on Wednesday (Nov 17).

On Tuesday (Nov 16), Kapt Mohamad Affendi Bustamy was killed and his co-pilot Major Mohd Fareez Omar was injured when their aircraft crashed during a training exercise.

Mohd Fareez has been sent to the Seberang Jaya Hospital for treatment.

It is understood that the two servicemen were conducting night flying training when the incident occurred.

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