AFZ To Hold Funeral Parade For Helicopter Crash Victims

A funeral parade to honour two Air Force of Zimbabwe (AFZ) pilots and a technician who died in a helicopter crash in Goromonzi on Friday last week will be held this Friday.

The pilots are Wing Commander Thomas Tinashe Manyowa and Flight Lieutenant Anita Mapiye while the aircraft technician is Flight Sergeant Tinodiwanashe Chikamhi.

An 18-month-old toddler, Jade Fenyere, who was sleeping with her twin sister, Jada, was also killed when the Agusta Bell 412 (AB 412) helicopter crashed into their house.

The AFZ on Monday said Wing Commander Manyowa will be buried in Chinhoyi, while Flight Lieutenant Mapiye will be interred at Glen Forest Memorial Park in Harare.

Flight Sergeant Chikamhi will be buried at Mucheke Cemetery in Masvingo.

Jade Fenyere will be buried today in Bocha, Manicaland Province.

More: The Herald

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