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Vintage jet crash at Madrid air show

The Madrid crash of the vintage jet plane, HA-200 Saeta

The Madrid crash of the vintage jet plane, HA-200 Saeta

Vintage jet crash at Madrid air show – Spain

A vintage jet plane, HA-200 Saeta, crashed into a hangar and exploded in a fireball at an airshow in Madrid on Sunday

4th May 2013

The crash injured its pilot who later died in the hospital and several of it’s 3000 spectators at Cuatro Vientos airfield.

 
A spokesman for Spain’s Defense Ministry said the pilot, who was an experienced jet pilot and assistant to Defense Minister, died of his injuries in the "Serious Burns" unit of Getafe hospital.