Pilot Killed

A pilot from Palo Alto was killed in a plane crash near Lake Tahoe. (CBS)

New Details Emerge In Tahoe Plane Crash That Killed Palo Alto Man

A small plane that crashed at South Lake Tahoe, killing a Palo Alto man and injuring his wife, quickly lost altitude shortly after takeoff, officials said Tuesday.


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Pilot Killed When Plane Departing From Santa Clara Crashes In Truckee

Federal investigators are trying to determine the cause of a small plane crash that killed a pilot near the Sierra town of Truckee.


Aeropro CZ A240. (CBS)

Wreckage Of Missing Half Moon Plane Found; Pilot Killed

The pilot of a single engine plane which left Half Moon Bay airport early Monday was killed when the plane crashed near the airport shortly after takeoff, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.