Welsh air crash victim named

Karl Hendrickson, 43, from North Wales and a second man, John Green, 50, from Surrey, sustained fatal injuries in the crash near Churton on Thursday night.

View all 4 updates ›

Airbus team 'shocked' by death of colleague

The head of the Airbus plant in Broughton says employees there are "shocked" by the death of their colleague Karl Hendrickson.

Mr Hendrickson, who was 43 and from North Wales, was killed when his aircraft crashed near Chester on Thursday.

This was a tragic accident which has claimed the life of a well-liked and respected colleague, Karl Hendrickson. His death has shocked the team at Airbus and our thoughts are with his family, friends and colleagues at this difficult time._


– Paul McKinlay, Head of the Airbus plant in Broughton

More top news