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Four dead in crash which took off from Shoreham Airport

The Argus: Four dead in crash which took off from Shoreham Airport Four dead in crash which took off from Shoreham Airport

Four people believed to have died when a jet which took off from Shoreham crashed in Germany.

The people on board were German, a spokesman for the local airport said.

The small aircraft came down at lunchtime at a rubbish site near the western city of Trier.

Police said in a statement that the plane appeared to be a Cessna Citation business jet carrying two pilots and two passengers from England to an airfield at Foehren, near the crash site.

A spokesman for Trier-Fohren airfield said the plane was travelling from Shoreham airport in West Sussex and all the deceased were German.

There was no immediate word on a possible cause for the crash.

Shoreham Airport tweeted: "We are aware of the accident at Trier Airport in Germany today which involved an aircraft that departed from Shoreham Airport at 0954 GMT."

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10:29pm Sun 12 Jan 14

FatherTed11 says...

I didn't know Brighton City airport was in West Sussex :\
I didn't know Brighton City airport was in West Sussex :\ FatherTed11
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11:03pm Sun 12 Jan 14

peebee9 says...

FatherTed11 wrote:
I didn't know Brighton City airport was in West Sussex :\
Shoreham Airport is in West Sussex though!
[quote][p][bold]FatherTed11[/bold] wrote: I didn't know Brighton City airport was in West Sussex :\[/p][/quote]Shoreham Airport is in West Sussex though! peebee9
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11:38pm Mon 13 Jan 14

FatherTed11 says...

Funny how the photo looks just like Brighton City airport tho
Funny how the photo looks just like Brighton City airport tho FatherTed11
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