• Kyodo


A small glider clipped a tanker Sunday and crashed into the sea near Onahama port in the city of Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture. The plane’s pilot was killed.

Around noon Sunday the aircraft collided with the handrail of the stairs of the tanker, which was anchored offshore, local police said.

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