Three killed in Libya cargo plane crash

LIBYA (OBSERVATORY) –┬áThree people were killed in the crash of a Libyan cargo plane belonging to the “Yoshin” was heading from the field of spark oil to Tripoli, Sputnik reports.

The television “218 Libyan” on Sunday that “an Ilyushin cargo plane” exploded while trying to take off towards Tripoli.”

The channel added that the incident resulted in “the killing of the pilot and two of his companions after the explosion of the plane that was heading from the field of spark to Tripoli.”

The Libyan authorities involved in the transport of supplies are using the remote oil field.

Earlier, a Turkish delegation visited the oil field in the municipality of Opare, southwest of Tripoli, to assess the security situation in preparation for the reconstruction of the Opary gas station.

The spark field suffered frequent closures due mainly to security problems resulting from the activities of armed groups.