Pilot killed in U-2 spy plane crash
A US pilot was killed and another injured after they ejected from a U-2 spy plane on a training mission in rural California, the Air Force said. The plane crashed shortly after takeoff in an unpopulated area in Sutter, north of Sacramento. The Air Force had initially said both pilots ejected safely, but later confirmed one was killed. The plane was assigned to the 1st Reconnaissance Squadron at Beale Air Force Base.