17 Aug, 2013 @ 10:26
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Spanish champion aerobatic pilot killed in Velez-Malaga air crash


A PLANE crash near the Real Aeroclub Veleño in Velez-Malaga has left one dead and another seriously injured.

The Yak-52 aerobatic plane crashed on Friday, at 13:50 hours onto a mango farm, a little more than ten meters from a rural housing and just a mile from the runway.

Pilot Javier Fernandez, a prominent businessman from Granada, 52, was killed instantly, and his Brazilian friend, 50, died last night in Axarquia hospital.


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