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Light aircraft pilot killed in crash at Turweston Aerodrome

Image of a plane at Turweston Aerodrome Image copyright Geograph
Image caption A pilot has been killed in an air crash at Turweston Aerodrome in Buckinghamshire

A light aircraft pilot was killed after crashing at an airfield, police said.

The victim was the only person on board the plane, which came down at Turweston Aerodrome, Buckinghamshire, on Thursday.

A Thames Valley Police spokesman said the force was called at about 11:30 BST.

He added: "Sadly, the pilot of the aircraft was pronounced dead at the scene. The death is not believed to be suspicious."

The Air Accidents Investigation Branch dispatched a team to the crash site.

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