Dar es Salaam, Nov. 27 -- AIR Traffic Controllers Association (ATCA) has said that the Precision Air plane crash in Lake Victoria that killed 19 people serves as a lesson to Tanzania, East African Community (EAC) and the global aviation stakeholders to ensure that such incidents do not recur.

Precision Airs 48-seater 5H-PWF, ATR42-500 – carrying 39 passengers (38 adults and one infant) and four crew members – crash- landed on Lake Victoria as it was attempting to land at Bukoba airport.

It was flying from Dar es Salaam to Bukoba. A total of 19 people died in the accident, while 24 survived.

Acting ATCA President, Mr Limis Makolowela said that the final investigation report will establish the cause of the accident and recomm...