Osama Bin Laden's relatives were 'incinerated' when private jet crash

The bodies of the relatives of Osama bin Laden were “incinerated” when the private jet they were flying in crash-landed at a car auction site, a coroner has said. Andrew Bradley, coroner for North Hampshire, has opened and adjou096期跑狗图 rned an inquest at Basingstoke in to the

deaths of the three members of the bin Laden family and their pilot from Jordan. The Saudi-registered Phenom 300 jet was attempting to land at Blackbushe Airport, Hampshire, on Friday, when it crashed on to dozens of cars and burst into flames. Horror: A plume of black smoke rises from the crash scene (Image: Geoff Pierce)

Mr Bradley confirmed the identities and spellings of the three members of bin Laden’s family as his stepmother Raja Bashir Hashem, 75, her daughter, Sana bin Laden, 53, and Zouheir Anuar Hashem, 56. The Jordanian pilot was 58-year-old Mazen Salim Alqasim, Mr Bradley said. Mr

Bradley said: “The bodies were incinerated but I cannot tell you any more than that about how they died at this stage.” The inquest was adjourned for a preliminary hearing on September 3 but Mr Bradley said a full hearing would not be heard for at least nine months while the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) completed its investigation into the crash. Crash site: The plane went down while attempting to land (Image: Sky News) Hampshire Police, which is jointly investigating the acciden

t, earlier confirmed that the three passengers on board the plane were members of the large and wealthy bin Laden family, from Saudi Arabia, who were visiting the UK on holiday. The Saudi ambassador to the UK offered his condolences to the bin Laden family, who own a major construction company in Saudi Arabia. Probe: Air crash investigators at the British Car Auctions lot next to Blackbushe Airport (Image: Reuters) The statement said: “His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud has paid his condolences to the family and relatives of Mohammed bin Laden at Blackbushe Airport in Britain for the great loss they have suffered as a result of the crash of the plane that was carrying the family.” A further statement said the embassy would work with the British authorities to ensure a quick repatriation of the bodies for burial. Support: Military personnel were drafted in at crash site (Image: Reuters) The plane had flown in from Malpensa Airport in Milan to the airfield. Bin Laden, who claim

ed responsibility for the September 11 2001 attacks in the United States, is believed to have had more than 50 brothers and sisters and many stepmothers. His billionaire father Mohammed founded a sprawling construction conglomerate awarded many major building contracts in the Sunni kingdom. He died in a plane crash in Saudi Arabia in 1967. The bin Laden family disowned Osama in 1994 when Saudi Arabia stripped him of his citizenship because of his militant activities. Al Qaida leader: Osama Bin Laden (Image: Getty) The al Qaida leader was killed by US special forces in Pakistan in 2011. A Foreign Office spokesman said: “We are in contact with the Saudi Arabian authorities following the air crash in Hampshire on July 31, including to offer advice on repatriation.” Video LoadingVideo UnavailableClick to playTap to playThe video will start in8CancelPlay now