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(GOSHEN, N.Y.) — A pilot has died after practicing for an air show.

According to a statement from Orange County’s Department of Emergency Services, a single-engine aircraft crashed at Stewart International Airport on Friday afternoon, killing the pilot.

The pilot was practicing for the New York Air Show.

Authorities are on the scene of the accident and practice had been cancelled for the rest of Friday, said the statement.

The New York Air Show will still take place on Saturday and Sunday at the airport.

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