Pilot killed in acrobatic plane crash in China

Beijing, Aug 27 (PTI) The pilot of an acrobatic plane was killed today after it plummeted to the ground during a flight show in northwest China's Gansu Province, the event organizer said.

The plane crashed at the 1st Silk Road International General Aviation Convention in the city of Zhangye caused, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

No casualties were caused on the ground due to the crash, the report said.