Sumary of Nine Dead In Sweden Skydiving Plane Crash:
- Sweden is in mourning after nine people lost their lives in a skydiving plane crash.
- The flight was part of a “jumping week” skydiving event held during the popular July vacation month.
- Anna Oscarson, communications manager at the Swedish Parachute Association, told SVT that the DHC-2 Turbo Beaver aircraft was leased for the event.
- Sweden’s prime minister Stefan Löfven was quick to issue a written statement: “I am thinking of the victims, their families and loved ones in this very difficult time.I want to express my deepest sympathy and I share in their grief.” What do we know so far?