News

Plane crashes at Pitt Meadows Airport

The pilot of a Second World War replica plane was taken to hospital after crashing at Pitt Meadows Airport Sunday morning. The plane landed in a ditch before bursting into flames shortly after take off. The pilot was pulled from the plane and taken to hospital suffering from minor burns. The airplane is known as a kitplane, a home built aircraft using an assembly kit. The Transportation Safety Board will be investigating.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

VIDEO: Witnesses describe scene at Parliament Hill; Raw footage of Ottawa shootings
 
Income tax season breeds new scam, police warn
 
Silverdale Nightmare Haunted House opens this week
Strahl safe following Parliament Hill shooting
 
Emission limits set for B.C. LNG producers
 
Online safety talk for youth
New West a big city spender?
 
UPDATE: Parliament Hill shootings too close to home for MPs, staff
 
Police hunting for sex assault suspect

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 22 edition online now. Browse the archives.