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Fighter jet crash

A pilot has died after a US Navy FA-18 fighter jet crashed in a field shortly after take off from RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk. The aircraft was one of six heading back to base in California from Bahrain.

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US Ambassador's 'thoughts and prayers' with family of crash victim

The US Ambassador to the United Kingdom has expressed his condolences following the crash of US Navy jet.

Matthew Barzun said his "thoughts and prayers" were with all involved.

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