Developing: Jordanian ‘Student’ Intentionally Slams Plane Into Downtown Conn. City

The survivor of a Tuesday plane crash in Connecticut, piloted by a Jordanian national, told FBI investigators it was “not an accident,” according to The New York Times.

The pilot, Feras M. Freitekh, came to the U.S. on a temporary student visa in 2012 for flight school. The legality of his immigration status is unclear. Federal Aviation Administration records indicate Freitekh was issued a private pilots license in May 2015, and verified his certification to fly a single-engine aircraft.

Freitekh’s potential motiviations are unclear at this time. Local media report he was killed in the crash.

More… Jordanian student pilot crashes his plane into Connecticut high street ‘ON PURPOSE’: FBI investigates after passenger dies and three are hurt in fireball


h/t Marvin