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Zenair 601 Light Aircraft Crash in Ayrshire Leaves Two Injured

Pilot And Passenger Taken To Hospital For Treatment


Two people were hospitalised after a light aircraft believed to be a Zenair 601 crashed in a field near Maybole in Ayrshire on Wednesday (May 14th).

According to reports, the plane came down on a single track road near the B7045 after taking off at Bute Airfield in Rothesay in the afternoon.

Police Scotland confirmed that both the pilot and passenger onboard the aircraft were taken to hospital for treatment, although neither was believed to have suffered injuries thought to have been life-threatening.

Investigations into the crash, which led to the temporary closure of some roads in the area, are continuing.

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