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Plane crash lands, bursts into flames in North Las Vegas

Updated Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 | 5:28 p.m.

A small plane caught fire Wednesday afternoon after a crash landing at North Las Vegas Airport, North Las Vegas Fire Captain Cedric Williams said.

Clark County Department of Aviation spokesman Chris Jones said the pilot and one other person were rescued from the plane. Neither person was injured, officials said. Firefighters received reports of the fire at 4:20 p.m. As of 5:15 p.m., the flames were reported to be extinguished.

Jones said the aircraft was a small plane manufactured by Aerostar. No other details were immediately available.

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  1. I was glad to see 2012 go but it seems 2013 is off to a strange start across the valley.

  2. Sorry, gartay, but 30 seconds of Google research showed that N3AG is a 1983 Piper Aerostar registered to Managed Aviation, Inc.