Pilot Dies after a Microlight Aircraft Crashed at Caernarfon Airport

Friday, May 16, 2014
By George Hatcher

microlightA Microlight aircraft crashed on the runway at Caernarfon Airport in Snowdonia, North Wales, United Kingdom.

The accident happened at about 6pm on May 15. According to a North Wales Police spokesperson, “A 55-year-old male – thought to be inside the aircraft at the time of the collision – was taken to hospital with serious injuries and was sadly later pronounced dead.”

The cause of the accident is being investigated by the Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB).

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