The plane of Lithuanian stunt pilot Jurgis Kairys crashed in the Aegean Sea on Wednesday. The pilot survived and had to drift on a piece of wreckage of the plane for several hours while waiting for help.
Kairys told BNS by phone from Thessaloniki the crash was caused by an engine failure of his personal plane SU-26 at the altitude of 1,000 meters at around 4 PM local time during a flight from Kavala to Athens. He had to parachute jump and landed in the sea.
“There was an unexpected engine failure …
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