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Aircraft crash lands near RAF Cranwell in Lincolnshire

By MarkWilliams  |  Posted: January 09, 2013

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A single-propellor Grob 115E Tutor plane

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A small aircraft has crash landed at a field in Caythorpe Heath, just outside RAF Cranwell.

The Grob 115E Tutor plane was being used for training.

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue were called at 12.30m but were only on-scene for a short time, after which the incident was left in the hands of the RAF.

The two crew members on board were not injured.

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  • GusterLinc  |  January 10 2013, 12:44PM

    Perhaps "forced landing" or "emergency landing" would be more appropriate. It appears that the pilots had to land in a field and did so without crashing.

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