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Air Force pilot who died in crash identified

LAS VEGAS - The Thunderbirds pilot killed during training maneuvers at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada was identified Thursday as Maj. Stephen Del Bagno, a California native who was in his first season with the team.

Del Bagno, 34, was flying his F-16 Fighting Falcon on Wednesday morning when it crashed about 10:30 a.m. at

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