The 47th Flying Training Wing at Laughlin Air Force Base specializes in “undergraduate pilot training” for the Air Force and Air National Guard, according to the Laughlin Air Force Base. The base is located near Del Rio, Texas.
One pilot was killed and two others hurt in a “mishap” involving two aircraft Friday morning at Laughlin Air Force Base, located east of Del Rio, according to a press release.
A U.S. Air Force pilot was killed after a runway mishap involving two training aircraft at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, a base official said.
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Senator Ted Cruz Heidi and I are saddened to hear about the deadly collision at LaughlinAir ForceBase today. We are praying for the families and send our deepest condolences to those who are impacted by this horrible tragedy.
searcher 1 pilot died and 2 others injured during an aircraft accident on a runway at LaughlinAir ForceBase as reported by fake news. Simply an accident, nothing more. they are student pilots…shit happens sometimes. Nobody got shot down or any terrorist bullshit.