In a written statement from the Lebanese army, it was claimed that the civilian training plane crashed in the Mediterranean Sea off Jubayl, north of the capital, Beirut.
In the statement that the plane in question crashed at 10.40 am local time, it was indicated that the Lebanese Air and Naval Force and civil defense teams were searching for the victims.
The local press reported that there were 2 people on the Cessna-172 type training plane that crashed into the sea.
It is reported that Lebanese Interior Minister Bessam Mevlevi will be transferred to the area where the plane crashed to continue search and rescue efforts in a short time.
No information was provided on the reason for the training plane crash.