Pilot of light aircraft killed in crash

Police have confirmed a pilot of a light aircraft has died in a crash at a Northamptonshire airfield.

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Pilot of light aircraft killed in crash

The aircraft crashed shortly after take-off at Spanhoe airfield.

Police have confirmed the pilot of a light aircraft died in a crash at a Northamptonshire airfield.

A passenger also suffered serious, but not life-threatening, injuries.

The aircraft crashed shortly after take-off at Spanhoe airfield, between Corby and Stamford, at lunchtime on Sunday.

The Air Accidents Investigation Branch is looking into the cause.

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