Pilot dies shortly after take-off at a remote airport outside of Melbourne
A pilot has been killed in a light plane crash moments after taking off from an airfield south-east of Melbourne.
The pilot took off from the Koo Wee Rup airfield before his weight-shift microlight plane crashed shortly before 7am on Sunday.
The male pilot was the sole occupant in the light aircraft and died at the scene 74 kiloemetres south-west from Melbourne.
A pilot was died after crashing the weight-shift microlight plane (pictured) he was flying
Police will prepare a report for the coroner.
Emergency services remain at the scene.
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