Tragic news this morning as it has been confirmed that the leader of Bahamas Faith Ministries International Dr Myles Munroe, his wife Ruth, daughter along with 6 other people died in a plane crash on Sunday 9th November 2014.
The Bahamas Tribune reports that;
The plane reportedly struck a crane at the Grand Bahama Ship Yard, exploding on impact and crashing into the ground near a junkyard area.
#The Department of Civil Aviation reported that the plane was a Lear 36 executive jet which departed the Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA) for the Grand Bahama International Airport.
#The plane left LPIA at 4.07pm with nine people on board and crashed while making an approach for landing at Grand Bahama International Airport at 5.10pm, the Department of Civil Aviation said.
So saddened to hear of the deaths of @mylesmunroe, his wife and others who were killed in a plane crash today. pic.twitter.com/GWR2h1z4eR
— Bishop D Maldonado (@BishopMaldonado) November 10, 2014
The passengers were on their way to Grand Bahama for the Global Leadership Forum scheduled to take place from the 10th of November through the 13th and hosted by Myles Munroe of Bahamas Faith Ministries International. Pastors and devotees from all around the world arrived on the island during the weekend in anticipation of the popular conference.