House Chairperson, I move without notice:
That the House -
1) notes with sadness the death of pilot Willem Hendrik "Bees" Marais after he crash-landed while water-bombing a fire at Cape Point on Sunday, 8 March 2015;
2) further notes that Marais was killed when his Huey helicopter was in a forced landing while on wildfire suppression duty in the Cape of Good Hope section of the Table Mountain National Park at about 11:30;
3) acknowledges that the incident happened near Olifantsbos, on the western side of the reserve; and
4) conveys its condolences to the family and friends of Mr Marais.