Inquiry into the causes of plane crash during air show in Venezuela
Venezuela's Communication and Information Minister Ernesto Villegas said the pilots were not injured
The minister added that the pilots were not harmed during the accident.
"Unfortunately, we had some inconveniences with one plane, the K-8. We must establish a difference between these planes and the Y-8. The latter was recently bought from China," the Minister said to radio station Unión Radio.
Cristian Fonseca, a businessman in La Candelaria district downtown Caracas, was doing the accounts in his small shop office on Sunday December 21, 2008. The Christmas shopping season kept him working late hours into the night. It was around 11 p.m. and his phone rang. A friend broke the bad news to him over the telephone.