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Emergency services called to Tutor aircraft incident near RAF Wittering




The Tutor aircraft in a field near RAF Wittering (4539717)
The Tutor aircraft in a field near RAF Wittering (4539717)

Emergency services were called after a Tutor training aircraft, based at RAF Wittering, made a false landing near the base.

In a statement the base confirmed the incident, which happened at lunchtime today (Tuesday, October 2).

RAF Training Plane appears to have crashed near Wittering Airbase Photo: Terry Harris (4541356)
RAF Training Plane appears to have crashed near Wittering Airbase Photo: Terry Harris (4541356)

The statement said: "The aircraft has landed safely on open ground and the pilot is uninjured. A recovery operation is underway and a full investigation will follow."


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