An aircraft crashed at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico on Friday, military officials say.
The base confirmed that a manned aircraft crashed at approximately 11:45 a.m. local time at the Red Rio Bombing Range, according to Military.com. The range is about 65 miles north of the base.
The pilot flying an A-29 aircraft has been identified as U.S. Navy Lt. Christopher Carey Short, from Canandaigua, New York. The cause of the crash is still being investigating. (RELATED: US Military Experiences Third Major Aviation Mishap In Two Days)
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