A plane from Skydive Rudniki in Poland crashed today shortly after takeoff, with twelve people on board (11 jumpers and a pilot). Eleven people have died and the twelfth is seriously injured. The aircraft was a Piper Navajo and had just taken off from Rudniki, near Czestochowa. Witnesses reported the engine making an odd noise. At this point the exact cause of the accident is not clear and is pending investigation. We send our deepest condolences to friends and family of everyone involved.