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11th Aug 2001, 21:29
Apparantly a light aircraft has crashed at Compton Abbas airfield, with the sad loss of life.

Jumbo Driver
12th Aug 2001, 00:59
Yes, a Yak-52 about 1 mile N of the field. It seems to have spun in, apparently, after doing some aeros at around 1530 BST. Solo, pilot died, no others involved. Sad day - condolences to all concerned.