An Air Force U-2 Spy Plane Crashes With One Pilot Killed And One Injured

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One pilot has been killed and another injured following a U-2 spy plane crash in Northern California this morning.

An Air Force spokesman (via the LA Times) confirmed this afternoon that the crash occurred around 9 a.m. PST during a routine training mission. The aircraft — a single-engine U-2 from the 9th Reconnaissance Wing stationed at nearby Beale Air Force Base located in Sutter County — began to experience troubles shortly after takeoff, leading both pilots to eject...


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