A Kenya Air Force aircraft crashed in Voi, Taita Taveta County on Tuesday morning.

According to the Kenya Defense Forces, the aircraft was from the Moi Air Base in Eastleigh, Nairobi.

In a statement, KDF said recovery operations are underway.

"Today, January 12, 2021, mid-morning, a Kenya Air Force aircraft, model Harbin Y-12, crashed in Voi, Taita Taveta County."

"The aircraft was from Moi Air Base, Eastleigh, Nairobi. Recovery efforts are underway," read the statement from KDF.