posted on Jul, 23 2014 @ 10:10 PM
Seventeen year old Haris Suleman, and his father Babar Suleman were killed when the Hawker Beechcraft they were attempting to fly around the world in
crashed after departing Pago Pago. They left Indiana June 19th, and were attempting to raise money for a charity that builds schools in Pakistan.
They were scheduled to arrive back in Indiana on Sunday.
They were attempting to go around the world in less than 30 days, with the youngest pilot in command. They were bound for Honolulu when the plane
crashed about a mile offshore from Pago Pago. They missed the 30 days, but had gone across Europe, Africa, Asia, and the South Pacific. The body of
Haris Suleman was recovered, but his father is still missing.
INDIANAPOLIS -- A family spokeswoman says an Indiana teenager was killed when his plane crashed while trying to set a record for an
Annie Hayat said Wednesday that the plane flown by 17-year-old Haris Suleman went down shortly after leaving Pago Pago in American Samoa. Suleman and
his father, Babar Suleman, were on board.
edit on 7/23/2014 by Zaphod58 because:
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