AUTHORITIES are attempting to seek out a Cessna aircraft that went lacking a number of hours after takeoff in Cauayan, Isabela on Tuesday afternoon.
Primarily based on preliminary stories, the six-seater Cessna 206 aircraft (RPC 1174) left Cauayan Home Airport in Barangay San Fermin at 2:16 p.m. In response to airport personnel, the aircraft was presupposed to arrive at Maconacon, a coastal city additionally in Isabela, at 3 p.m.
The names of the pilot and the 5 passengers had been not instantly out there.
The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippine (CAAP), in a report, stated its operations heart acquired an “uncertainty part alert (INCERFA)” at 3:17 pm from Cauayan Tower involving the lacking aircraft.
The CAAP stated the state of affairs is now being thought-about within the Misery Section (DETRESFA).
Col. Ma. Consuelo Castillo, Philippine Air Pressure (PAF) spokesman, stated the PAF was amongst these tapped to help within the search.
Castillo stated they’re awaiting the climate to clear in the world earlier than search operations might be carried out, Castillo stated.